Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2016-17

The Project Success Board of Directors is a cohesive group of talented people who are passionate about helping young people succeed and willing and able to put in the time, energy, and resources to ensure that Project Success can maintain and grow its unique programming.

Project Success is grateful for the service of the members of the Board of Directors who provided leadership and inspiration during the fiscal year July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017:

Adrienne Diercks
Founder & Executive Director,

Ann Ruschy, Chair
Chief Talent Officer, Salo

Jody Rodrigues, Vice Chair
Claim Resolution Manager, Travelers

Kelvin W. Miller, Treasurer
Corporate Vice President,
Lifetouch Photography

Cheryl Creecy, Secretary
Education Relations Consultant

David Best
Senior Vice President,
General Merchandise Planning,

Jamie Candee
President & CEO,
Questar Assessment, Inc.

Julie DuBois
Chief Financial Officer,
Fredrikson & Byron P.A.

Karla Ekdahl
Community Leader

Moira Grosbard
Principal, Network Careers Inc.

Stanley Jackson
Premium Sales Manager,
Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx

Elise Linehan
Product Marketing and
Retail Consultant

Todd Macgregor
Retail Consultant

Charles Montreuil
Vice President,
Enterprise Rewards &
Corporate Human Resources,
Best Buy

Shana Moses
Coordinator, Elementary & Secondary
Education Act Office of Funded
Programs and School Improvement,
Minneapolis Public Schools

JoAnn Neau
Senior Vice President –
Director of Marketing,
Wells Fargo Advisors

Darryle Owens
Community Leader

John Pershing
Executive Vice President –
Human Resources,
ascena Retail Group, Inc.

Kimberlee Sinclair
Director, Global Communications,
H.B. Fuller,
Executive Director,
H.B. Fuller Company Foundation

Julie Zelle
Community Leader

Wayne Zink
Entrepreneur and Philanthropist

Ted Koenecke
Sheila Livingston

Current Board List

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Annual Report 2016-17