Staff & Board

Catalysts for Positive Social Change

Our ServeMinnesota team provides the building blocks that help AmeriCorps programs run across the state of Minnesota. As a catalyst for positive social change, ServeMinnesota moves research to practice and deploys the people power of AmeriCorps to meet critical needs in Minnesota.

We foster an inclusive workplace environment made up of individuals all strongly committed to mission-driven work and service to our communities. 

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ServeMinnesota is a proud Employer of National Service. Currently 33% of our staff are AmeriCorps alumni.

Senior Leadership

Lindsay Dolce, J.D. Headshot
Janet Johnson Headshot
Dean Kephart Headshot
Lynn Lewis Headshot
David Parker, Ph.D. Headshot
Sandy Pulles, Ph.D. Headshot
Audrey Suker Headshot
Lisa Winkler Headshot


Katie Boehm Headshot
Lisa Carlson Headshot
Des Culpitt Headshot
Rachel Garaghty Headshot
Mayank Gupta Headshot
Sam Hartzell Headshot
Patrick Kaiser Headshot
Dmitry Konopatski Headshot
Julie McLeod Headshot
Peter Nelson, Ph.D. Headshot
Stacey Scherschligt Headshot
Ben Suker Headshot
Donna Svendsen Headshot
Susan Thomson Headshot
Michelle Walkup Headshot
Staff Not Pictured:
Alicia Jackson, Staff Accountant
Brenda Squiers, Administrative and Human Resource Associate
Ellie Bullard, Content Marketing Manager

Board of Directors

William Arendt

Rep. Dave Baker

Dave Beal

Sawyer Boyles

Sarah Clyne

Lois Duffy

John Ellenberger

Elizabeth Emerson

Linda Gilligan

Thomas Horner

Curtis Johnson

Martha Jones Sichko

Kate Kelly, Board Chair

Karen Larson

Sumee Lee

Jane Leonard

Stephanie Moncada

Heather Mueller, Education Commissioner

Nathan Prouty

Mary Quirk

Deborah Richardson

Aberdeen Rodriguez

Robert Rumpza

Philip Rutherford

Rep. Ami Wazlawik

Noya Woodrich

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