Boards 2018-02-01T14:19:36+00:00

Board of Directors

HIRED’s Board of Directors is responsible for defining the mission and for providing overall leadership and strategic direction to the organization.

HIRED Board Photo

Adriann Alexander

Cynthia A. Bremer
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.

Elizabeth Carraro

Tharangi Cumaranatunge
American Refugee Committee

Doreen D’Aigle
Us Bank

Randy G. Doroff, CFP
Fathom Advisors

Deqa Essa

Kate Felicetta
Target Corporation

Darrell Gradford 

Sheri Johnson
Hennepin County Medical Center

Edmund J. Kelley

Christopher D. Krusmark
Sleep Number

Chuck Ledermann
Pearson VUE

Tom Lehman
The Lehman Group

Jackie Kane Ottoson
Apothecary Products

David Prince
Associated Bank

Charles Squires, CPC

Ryan Stauff
The ALS Association MN/ND/SD Chapter

Employer Advisory Board

The Employer Advisory Board helps to ensure that HIRED’s job readiness programs are preparing workers who will qualify to fill in-demand jobs.

Sara Limesand
Agropur Inc.

Kara Sime
Agropur Inc.

Heather LaValle-Tumbleson
Athena Resource

Carol Johnson
CardTronics, Inc.

Kelsey Brempell
Cintas Corporation

Alisa Carmona
Cintas Corporation

Michael Hammond

Stacey Wagner
ConAgra Foods

Katie Herron
COUNTRY Financial

Betsy Stubson
COUNTRY Financial

Shawnee Christenson
Crosstown Insurance

Rita Kaluza
Dow Water & Process Solutions

Katherine Burghardt
EDCO Products Inc.

David Heairet
Factory Motor Parts

Jamie Hornibrook
Fairview Ridges Hospital

Tim Daly
FedEx Freight

Omesh Singh
First Transit

Ann Kellogg
Graybar Electric Company, Inc.

Troy Allen
Greatbatch Medical

Christian Henderson
Hendegaard Transport

Jina Hendrikson
Hendegaard Transport

Sue Hanson
Holiday Companies

Sharon Pettit
Home Depot

Kathy Voss
Human Resources Consultant

Sam Gullixson
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis

Dusty Perryman
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis

Bill Nelson
Kellogg Company

Ramona Wilson
Knutson Construction

Heather Gill
Land O’Lakes, Inc.

Sara Lebens
Lebens Advisory Group

Karen Dobbins

Vicki Parks
Manufacturers Alliance

Marcia Abel

Stella Gaytan
Monterrey Security

Carrie Sak
Nordstrom Rack

Jessica Savitt
Nordstrom Rack

Susan J. Johnson LaGue
Northeast Bank

Rod Beaver
NuSource Financial

Jayne Cavins
Opitz Outlet

Melanie Lucachick

Dicie Nelson
Positive Connections/Student Transportation of America

Josephine L. Simmons
SatCom Marketing, LLC

Joy Vander Heiden
Schwing America, Inc.

Dalin Lappe
Select Comfort Corporation

Elizabeth Liddiard Wozniak
Seward Community Co-op

Stacy Britt
Sheehy Construction Company

Serah Morrissey
Sheraton Bloomington Hotel

Kay Henning
The Sisters of St. Joseph

Jeri Rosenberg
SPIRE Hospitality

Paul Stack
Hire Wire / Stacknology, Inc.

Jeff Perry
Star Tribune

Jessica Dahl

Pa Lee
Swissport Fueling Services

Mai Vang
Swissport Fueling Services

Kate Makela
Talent Acquisition Consultant

Lorien Lucas
Trudeau Distributing Foods

Linellis Santiago-Bernier
Union Pacific Railroad

D J Woolhouse
US Bank

Curt Holewa
US Foods

Paula  J. Sahin
Valley Natural Foods

Heather Kotila
Vascular Solutions, Inc.

Kyle Harris
Village Automotive

Molly Kirkpatrick
Wells Fargo

Mitchell Plut
Wells Fargo

Philomena Morrissey Satre
Wells Fargo

Andrew Avila
The Westin Edina Galleria

Roxanne Williams
Williams & Gray Talent Group

Mark Sauerbrey
Xcel Energy

Paul David
The YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities