Members

The Youth Council is comprised of community, educational, business, labor, parents and youth representatives.

Member Organization Representing
Bill Aufderheide MR Paving & Excavation Business
Valerie Bentdahl Jones Metal Business
Angie Blackstad Mankato Area Adult Basic Education Education
Leticia Bravo MET, Inc. Employment & Training Services
Laura Dhuyvetter  Regional Center of Entrepreneurial Facilitation Business Development
Amy Gorka  MRCI WorkSource Youth w/Disabilities
Bukata Hayes Greater Mankato Diversity Council Community Based Organization
Kirstin Hanke Elkay Wood Products Business
Christopher Jensen  Lifeworks Services Youth w/Disabilities
Tavia Leonard Dianne’s Fine Desserts Business
Amanda Mackie MN Valley Action Council Community-Based Organizations / Youth Services / Housing
Jeannie Meidlinger South Central College Post-Secondary Education
Shane Meier IBEW Local 343 Organized Labor
Jennifer Moore Job Corps Youth Services
Rich Molitor Nicollet County Probation Probation
Glenn Morris South Central Service Cooperative Education
Kim Mueller ISD #77 Mankato Area Secondary Education
Jon Nowak North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters Organized Labor
Jonathan Rubischko Rasmussen College Education
Abdie Sabrie African Family Education Center Community Organization/Parent
Heather Sellner ISD #77 Mankato Area Secondary Education
Nancy Sprengeler MN State University-Mankato – Educational Talent Search Education / Youth Services
Deanna Steffensmeier* Vocational Rehabilitation Services Youth w/Disabilities
South Central Service Cooperative Education
Reggie Worlds* Mankato WorkForce Center Employment Services

*Co-Chairs

Glenn Morris*

Glenn Morris*