Young Professionals Board Archives - Youthlink

Our Young Professionals Board Our Young Professionals Board is an active part of YouthLink's work to help youth go from homeless to hopeful.

We believe there’s a community of future leaders who care about young people experiencing homelessness in the Twin Cities – future leaders like you. YouthLink is currently accepting applications for positive, motivated young professionals to join our Young Professional Board. For more information please contact Christine Schwitzer at schwitzer@youthlinkmn.org. Thank you to our current board members for all that you do!

Cresston Gackle, Chair

Cresston Law LLC

I joined the Young Professionals Board to contribute in a concrete, dedicated way to YouthLink’s mission to end youth homelessness. I believe the Board’s work for and through YouthLink will help youth find their way through challenges.

Jeff Yoo, Vice Chair

Accenture

I support YouthLink because I believe it is a powerful medium that can help resolve youth homelessness in Minneapolis.

Natalia Ayala, Treasurer

Bank of America

Gifty Amarteifio

TerraLuna Collaborative

I wanted to join the Young Professionals Board to feel connected to community. I also joined to engage with others who share similar values and a commitment towards addressing youth homelessness.

Lulu Bauermeister

U.S. Bank

Michael Blessing

General Mills

Taquisha Brown

Allianz Life Insurance

Annie Ketcham

Minny & Paul

Tobias Knight

4mativ Technologies

Catherine Mazzoleni

Riveron

Annika Orne

Knock, Inc.

Faiçal Rayani

Haworth Marketing and Media

Janaye Stewart

White Bear Lake Area Schools and Forest Lake Area Schools

I joined because at one point in my life, I was the youth in need. With the right support, I was able to find God and find a way out of my situation. My goal is to share my testimony and help youth see that there hope for them too.

Emily Wold

Melrose Center