Members

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

Member Organization Representing
Jim Abraham Employment Related Services Business
Bill Aufderheide MR Paving & Excavation Business
Valerie Bentdahl Jones Metal Business
Angie Blackstad Mankato Area Adult Basic Education Education
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
Amanda Mackie MN Valley Action Council Community-Based Organizations / Youth Services / Housing
Shane Meier IBEW Local 343 Organized Labor
Brook Mohr Nicollet County Probation Probation
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
Karie Oachs Lifeworks Services Youth w/Disabilities
Jonathan Rubischko Rasmussen College Education
Abdie Sabrie African Family Education Center Community Organization/Parent
John Schons STEP, Inc. Business
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
Reggie Worlds* Mankato WorkForce Center Employment Services

*Co-Chairs

Glenn Morris*

Glenn Morris*