Board of Directors

Our past and present board members include local and national leaders who serve diverse communities, students, families, schools, and nonprofit organizations with backgrounds in social work and family therapy, public interest and policy, diversity and inclusion, human resources and business, K-12 and higher education, scholarship and education research, arts and advocacy, and more.

Leon Dixon

Executive Director/CEO, Redeemer Center for Life, Minnesota


Marilyn Mazzi

Creative Director, Mazzi Studios, Florida

Vice President

Deanna Needham

Special Education Teacher, Fennimore Community Schools, Wisconsin


Jenna Finley

Founder & Primary Consultant, Value Our Voices Consulting, Wisconsin


Andrea Droessler

Support Services Lieutenant, Platteville Police Department, Wisconsin