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Staff & Board

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

Staff

Meghan Boyle
ESL Teacher & Volunteer Coordinator
Lloyd Brown
Learning Center Coordinator
Kirsten Collins
Literacy Services Program Director
Sarah Corrigan
Learning Center Coordinator
Lead Learning Center Coordinator
Madeleine Emanuel
Donor Relations & Database Specialist
Kiana Erickson
Blended Learning ESL Teacher
Andy Francis
Access Coordinator VISTA (Literacy Minnesota)
Leah Hauge
Northstar Digital Literacy Curriculum Coordinator
Nick Houlson
Navigation VISTA (Open Door Learning Center-Lake Street)
Rachel Lyness
Lead Preschool ESL Teacher
Christian McCleary
Program Assistant - SPCLC and Open Door Learning Centers
Tu Nguyen
LEARNING CENTER COORDINATOR
Kasey Payette
Marketing and Public Relations Manager
Carmen Peota photo
Learning Center Coordinator
Wendy Roberts
Volunteer Outreach and Hotline Manager
Sean Ryan Photo
National Service Program Assistant
Kelly Rynda
Hotline and Volunteer Support Specialist
Theresa Sladek
Northstar & Career Pathways Specialist
Patrick Smith
Learning Center Coordinator
Susan Wetenkamp-Brandt
Senior Manager - Educational Technology & 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