Lisa Jacobson

President and CEO

ext. 107

Karen McKenna

Senior Director of Finance, Operations and HR

ext. 115

Sara Kemp

Director of Programs

ext. 106

Kristin VanHeel

Marketing and Communications Director

ext. 111

Jane Schipper

Finance Manager

ext. 109

Kate Ziegler

Community Engagement Coordinator

ext. 114

Brooke Limanen

Program and Donor Associate

ext. 112

Laura Berg

Administrative Assistant

ext. 116

Eddie R.

HOPE 4 Youth Drop-In Center Case Manager

ext. 108

Mica W.

HOPE Place Case Manager

ext. 203

Board of Directors

Sue Woodard


Chief Customer Officer, Total Expert

Chris Warner

Vice Chair

Agile Coach, Wells Fargo

Jerry Streich


Fire Chief & Emergency Management Director, City of Andover

Sarah Nohner


Principal Financial Analyst, RTG Quality Finance, Medtronic

Marina Bressler

Senior Business Project Manager – Client Reporting & Online Workstream, Next Paradigm Program, Wells Fargo

Sean Haag

Vice President, Global Strategic Marketing, Restorative Therapies Group, Medtronic

Leanne Matchen

Associate General Counsel, UnitedHealth Group

Stephen Nash

Special Assistant Anoka County Attorney, Anoka County Attorney’s Office

Mark Nolen

Senior Accountant, Graves Hospitality

John Sitarz

Senior Financial Services Rep., Principal Financial Group

Stephen Spears

Senior Vice President, Fee Based Businesses, Klein Bank

Jennifer Stone

Global Talent Management, Medtronic

James Stuart

Sheriff, Anoka County

Jim Weinzetl

Retired Healthcare Executive

Board Members Emeritus

Bridget Barr

Paul Ekstrom

Karrie Schaaf

Brian Swanson