Lisa Jacobson

Executive Director

ext. 107

Linda Burt

HOPE Place Administrative Support

Joyce Finch

Development Associate

ext. 112

Cheri Sutch-Halek

Community Engagement & Development Manager

ext. 102

Sara Kemp

Director of Programs & Properties

ext. 106

Brooke Limanen

Program and Donor Associate

Eddie R.

Case Manager

ext. 108

Jane Schipper

Finance & HR Manager

ext. 109

Kristin VanHeel

Marketing & Communications Director

ext. 111

Board of Directors

Sue Woodard


Chief Customer Officer, Total Expert

Jerry Streich

Vice Chair

City of Andover, Fire Chief & Emergency Management Director

Paula Rak


Senior Vice President, Wells Fargo, N.A.

Sarah Nohner


Principal Financial Analyst | RTG Quality Finance, Medtronic

Sue VanVoorhis

Past Chair

Associate Vice Provost, Academic Support Resources and University Registrar, University of Minnesota

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

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

Chris Warner

Agile Coach, MoneyGram Int’l

Jim Weinzetl

Retired Healthcare Executive