Leadership Team

Bert Winkel

Bert Winkel

Executive Director
Mike Bennett

Mike Bennett

Volunteer & Outreach Services Director
Lesley A. Chester

Lesley A. Chester

Fund Development & Communications Director
Ken Galloway

Ken Galloway

Facilities Manager
Tamarah Gehlen

Tamarah Gehlen

Chief Program Officer
Geoff Meyer

Geoff Meyer

Housing Services Director
Kayla Peterson

Kayla Peterson

Human Resource Manager
Grant Thesing

Grant Thesing

Finance Director
Sam Vitiello

Sam Vitiello

Treatment Director
Kevin Walker

Kevin Walker

Food Centre Director

Board of Directors

Wendy Wehr, Fundraising Professional
President

Joel Costa, Optum Health
Past President

Ron Heinz, Carlson, Inc. (Retired)
Vice President

John Kvinge, Larkin Hoffman daly & Lindgren, Ltd.
Secretary

Tim Anderstrom, KPMG, LLP
Treasurer

Jeffrey Bouslog, Fox Rothschild LLP

Susie Byers, Carlson, Inc.

Chad Hegwood, Thrivent Financial

Gita Sitaramiah, Greater MSP

Pete Tonsager, MGK

Katie Uphus, Stone Arch Creative

Reggie Woo, US Bank

Deneen Gannon, Ameriprise Financial
Emeritus Board Member

Mark Peterson, Traust Group, Inc.
Emeritus Board Member