Staff Members

Mark Nelson
Executive Director
Joyce Jones
Office Manager
Preston Young
Director of Operations
Arianysis Todd
Senior Program Manager - DSM
Bella Rasavanh
Marketing & Digital Media Manager
Bob Short
Carlisle Site Director
Brian Patterson
Director of Development and Community Engagement
Brittney Garvey
Elementary Program Manager
Candy Deel
Mitchellville Site Director
Carmen Johnson
DSM Metro Programs Manager
David Foster
Sr. Program Manager
Ian Warner
Middle School Program Manager
Jessica Evans
Regional Manager - North Central
Kaitlyn Hansen
Huxley Program Coordinator
Kate Boettcher
Administrative Assistant
Leanna Mullen
Statewide Outreach Coordinator
Molly Hartmann
High School Program Manager
Rene Blessman
Statewide Program Development Manager
Teri Meers
Accounting Clerk

Board Members

Dan Keller, President

Mark Nelson, Executive Director

Michael Lock, Secretary

Chad Tope

Mike Wohlenhaus

Bill Lowe

Sabrina Moe

Trevor Meers

Ready To Get Involved

"I like that the volunteers teach us about God and Jesus and help us." - Kella, Student