2021 - 2022

Spark Board Officers


Shelley Henry, Director of Campaign Administration,

Department of Development, Mayo Clinic

Chair Elect:

Tim Deutsch, General Manager, Pace International


Laura Kropp, Director at Primrose School of Rochester


Greg Epsom, Principal Smith Schafer and Associates

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Board Members

Melissa BrinkmanCEO, Custom Alarm

Angie Bowman-MalloyCo-owner, Midwest Flooring Solutions

Ken Brown, Olmsted County Commissioner

Darcy Elmer, Trust Officer Wealth Advisor, Associated Bank Wealth Management

Loree Flick, Chief Enthusiast at Enthusiastic Events, LLC

Jenny Hosfeld, EVP/Chief Banking Officer, Think Mutual Bank

Kari Michaletz,  Business Development, Construction Collaborative

Becky Montpetit, Owner and Founder, Rochester Mom

Shruthi Naik, VP Comparative Oncology, Vyriad Inc.

Carla Nelson, Minnesota State Senate, Ex-Officio

Sankesh Prabhkar, Digital River

Sean Ryan, Project Manager, Ryan Companies

Chris Wendland, Shareholder & Attorney, Wendland Utz, Ltd Law Firm

Zoey Jantsan, Edina Realty

Ben Trehey, Minnwest Bank

Angela Mattke MD, Mayo Clinic

Soledad Andrade, Mayo Clinic