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Meet our leadership team.

We value proactive leaders and managers who demonstrate competency and integrity. Our leadership team is responsive to and supportive of the adults they mentor and empower.

"All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.'"
-Walt Disney

Linda Leiding

Executive Director

"Any job worth doing is a job worth doing right!"
-Dad

Judi Leibbrand

Program Director

"Life would be unbearably dull if we had answers to all our questions."
-Jim Butcher

Abby Higginbotham

Program Manager

“Someone can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.”
-Fortune Cookie

Brittany Smith

Program Manager

"Leadership is not about being the best. Leadership is about making everyone else better."
-Sheryl Sandberg

Jill Kinas

Program Manager

"Don't change them; let them change you."
-Pam Janak

Samantha Sohre

Program Manager

"Never believe that a few caring people can't change the world. For, indeed, that's all who ever have."
-Margaret Mead

Lacey Schreurs

Program Manager

"Life is short...Eat what makes you happy."
-Unknown

Becky Utz

Dietary Manager

"Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in awhile, or the light won't come in.”
–Alan Alda

Steven Turvold

Operations Director

"A little more laughter. A little less worry. A little more kindness. A little less hurry.”
-Unknown

Emily Britz

Support Planner

"If you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint."
-Edward Hopper

Kyle Archerd

Coordinator of Community Connections

"We do the best that we can, until we know better. Then we do better!"
-Maya Angelou

Erin Berle

Support Services Manager

“If you don’t have time to do it right, you must have time to do it over.”
-John Wooden

Rick Bernardy

Physical Plant Manager

"Be a better person...Take the high road."
-Unknown

Pauline Rose

Administrative Accountant