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Our Board of Directors

Meet the volunteers whose leadership helps us create and support rewarding, life-changing mentoring relationships for Twin Cities youth.

2022 Officers

Rick Penn – Chair
Hutchinson Technology (Retired)

Jamie Hofberger – Vice Chair
Principal, EY

Steve Hentges – Treasurer
Director of Financial Planning, Dessert Holdings

Scott Nadeau – Chair, Programs Committee
Police Chief, City of Maplewood

Carol Smith – Chair, Development Committee
Co-Owner, High Five Promotional Marketing

Jerry Allen – Secretary; Chair, Governance Committee
ARI (Retired)

Pat Sukhum – CEO
Big Brothers Big Sisters Twin Cities

2022 Directors At Large

Abdul Dire
Application Engineering Manager, 3M

Bob McCollum
President, McCollum Crowley

Curt MacKenzie
Realtor, Coldwell Banker Burnet

Duke Merickel
Business Development Manager, Taylor Corporation

Emily Carlson
Second Vice President, Financial Planning & Analysis, Securian Financial

Greg Myers
Attorney, Lockridge Grindal Nauen

James Williams
Global Vision Enterprises (Retired CEO)

Jared Bickler
Partner, Deloitte & Touche, LLP

Jennifer Jensen
VP of Category Marketing, Best Buy

Jeremy Heckman
Wealth Manager, Accredited Investors

Jim Torborg
Chief Operating Officer, APi Group Inc.

Joe Branch
Assistant General Manager, Minnesota Timberwolves

John Parrish
VP of Sales, General Mills

Katie Mattis Sarver
Senior Vice President, Community Development Officer, Bell Bank

Kristine Engman
Trading & Risk Manager, Cargill

Kristine Rauenhorst
Owner, Principal Consultant, Rudder, LLC

Lisa Casson
Former Executive Assistant, Yahoo!, Inc.

Mallory Apperson
Customer Engagement & Growth Manager, Polaris Industries

Marci Fabrega
Chief Mergers, Acquisition Counsel, Ecolab

Miron Marcotte
Managing Director, Protiviti, Inc.

Pat Cooper
Retired EVP at Federated Insurance

Ryan Francis
Counsel, Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies

Schuyler Fauver
Middle School Director, Breck School

Tanya Hall
Director of IT Support Services, Optum

Tim Engeldinger
Twin Cities Market Leader, BerganKDV

Todd Kosel
Partner, PwC

Tom Welch
Principal, Business Development Manager, Palisade Asset Management