Board of Directors

Community advocacy at Minnesota capitol

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Erica Lister – Chair  
Since 2018 
Alvarez & Marsal 

Matt Fisher – Treasurer  
Since 2017 
Business Consultant

Paige Kahle – Secretary
Since 2021
VIBE Realty 
William Moore – Chair Elect 
Since 2019 
Ramsey County Public Health 
Dr. Tanya Gladney – Previous Chair  
Since 2017 
University of Saint Thomas 
Asma Day
Since 2022 
Blue Shield of California Foundation 
Trish DeAnda
Since 2021
Metropolitan Consortium of  Community Developers 
Leah Dittberner
Since 2022 
Bremer Bank 
Debby Fulton
Since 2022 
Retired, Nurse Practitioner 

Dennis Gerhardstein
Since 2018 
Ramsey County Attorney’s Office 
Britt Gilbertson
Since 2021 
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP 
Mary Sue Godfrey
Since 2019 
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities 
Ayah Helmy
Since 2021 
Bright Health 
Millicent Kasal
Since 2022
Minnesota IT Services 
Molly Kenney
Since 2022 
Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery 
Maria Mitchell
Since 2018 
State of Minnesota
Kathy Moriarty
Since 2018 
Neighborhood Development Center 
Estelle Brouwer
Executive Director 
Women’s Advocates