Staff & Board

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Staff & Board

Bios and contact information for our staff members and board of directors. 

Staff

Ebyan Abdulle
Early Literacy and Families Manager
Meghan Boyle
ESL Teacher and Volunteer Coordinator
Jason Brazier
Technology Administrator and Trainer
Dani Brown
Learning Center and Digital Literacy Coordinator
Lloyd Brown photo
Senior Learning Center Coordinator
Sarah Corrigan
Learning Center Coordinator
Annelisa Donlan
Lead Learning Center Coordinator
Madeleine Emanuel
Salesforce Administrator and Donor Relations Specialist
Kiana Erickson
GED Coordinator and Blended Learning ESL Teacher
Andy Francis
Literacy Minnesota Access Coordinator VISTA
Leah Hauge
Northstar Digital Literacy Curriculum Coordinator
Steph Lewis photo
National Service Coordinator
Rachel Lyness photo
Lead Preschool ESL Teacher
Christian McCleary
Program Assistant - SPCLC and Open Door Learning Centers
Isaac Muscanto photo
Northstar Curriculum Writer
Tu Nguyen
LEARNING CENTER COORDINATOR
Vicki Otis
Senior Accounting Assistant
Kasey Payette
Marketing and Public Relations Manager
Carmen Peota photo
Learning Center Coordinator
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Learning Center Coordinator and Data Specialist
Kelly Rynda
Hotline and Salesforce Specialist
Theresa Sladek Photo
National Partnerships and Northstar Business Development Specialist
Patrick Smith
Senior Learning Center Coordinator
Kimmy Vo photo
Student Voice and Outreach VISTA
Susan Wetenkamp-Brandt photo
Senior Manager - Educational Technology and Digital Literacy
Courtney Zaato
National Service Coordinator
Jim Afdahl
BOARD PRESIDENT
Theresa Weimerskirch
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CHAIR
Nathan Raygor
FINANCE AND AUDIT COMMITTEE CHAIR
Bruce Singer
DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE CHAIR
Jackie Prince
HUMAN RESOURCES COMMITTEE CHAIR
MARKETING COMMITTEE CHAIR