Staff Directory

To contact a staff member by phone, call 612.638.1000 and our front desk will be happy to transfer you.
*Leadership Team Member

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Nancy Adan
Program Assistant, Learning Lab
nancyadan@urbanventures.org

David Anderson
Marketing Communications Coordinator
davidanderson@urbanventures.org

Omar Artega
Facilities Worker
maintenance@urbanventures.org

Valentine Awasom
Youth Development Specialist
valentineawasom@urbanventures.org

Patrick Baggett
Maintenance Supervisor
maintenance@urbanventures.org

Tyler Benson
Information Systems Manager
tylerbenson@urbanventures.org

Steve Bergman
Head Chef, Kids Cafe
stevebergman@urbanventures.org

Kyle Boyes
Assoc. Dir. of Church and Community Engagement
kyleboyes@urbanventures.org

Amy Brenna
Office Administrator and Payroll Coordinator
amybrenna@urbanventures.org

Franklin Briceño
Director, Siempre Padres
franklinbriceno@urbanventures.org

Michael Brooks
Youth Programs Assistant
mikebrooks@urbanventures.org

Jamael Brown
Facilities Worker
maintenance@urbanventures.org

Priscilla Brown
Director, Center for Fathering
priscillabrown@urbanventures.org

Wesley Brunk
Senior Facilities Coordinator
wesleybrunk@urbanventures.org

Sean Burns
Youth Development Specialist
seanburns@urbanventures.org

Nick Doble
Kitchen Assistant
nickdoble@urbanventures.org

Ashley Elgard
Youth Development Specialist
ashleyelgard@urbanventures.org

George Ellis
Operations Manager, Urban Stars
georgeellis@urbanventures.org

Art Erickson
Urban Ventures Founder, Studio 180
arterickson@urbanventures.org

Susana Espinosa de Sygulla*
VP, Director, Latino Outreach
susana@urbanventures.org

Peggy Fink*
VP, Advancement
peggyfink@urbanventures.org

Nichole Flowers
Director, Learning Lab
nicholeflowers@urbanventures.org

Alan Goroztieta Morantes
Assistant Athletics Director, Urban Stars
alangoroztieta@cpcrc.ent

Myrna Garcia
Latino Family Advocate
myrnagarcia@urbanventures.org

Julie Grengs
Sr. Program Coordinator, Center for Fathering
juliegrengs@urbanventures.org

Troy Groenke
Assoc. Dir. of Marketing & Communications
troygroenke@urbanventures.org

Stan Hill
Director, Ready? Set! Work...
stanhill@urbanventures.org

Ellen Hinrichs*
Director, Organizational Development
ellenhinrichs@urbanventures.org

Sarah Holle
Market Manager
sarahholle@urbanventures.org

Paris Jackson
Security
parisjackson@urbanventures.org

Sara Johnson
Database Administrator
sarajohnson@urbanventures.org

Thomas Krolak
Finance Director
thomaskrolak@urbanventures.org

Important Layeni
Facilities Worker
importantlayeni@urbanventures.org

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Andrew Lonsbury
Director of Advancement
andrewlonsbury@urbanventures.org

Mark-Peter Lundquist*
VP, Outreach
markpeter@urbanventures.org

Julia Mayorquin
Latino Family Advocate, Siempre Padres
juliamayorquin@urbanventures.org

Mayra Medina
Program Assistant, Act Six
mayramedina@urbanventures.org

Tom Meier
Office Assistant
tommeier@urbanventures.org

Margaret Miles
Grant Writer
margaretmiles@urbanventures.org

Cade Mohammed
Director of Security
cademohammed@cpcrc.net

Raul Montes Sarco
Facilities Worker
raulmontessarco@urbanventures.org

Pete Morse*
VP, Youth Programs
petemorse@urbanventures.org

Brian Noy
Operations Manager, CityKid Enterprises
briannoy@urbanventures.org

Olivia O'Neil
Facilities Worker
oliviaoneil@urbanventures.org

Henry Patton
Employment Specialist, Ready? Set! Work.
henrypatton@urbanventures.org

Tracey Pitman
General Manager, CityKid Java
traceypitman@urbanventures.org

Tony Podtburg
Facilities Supervisor
maintenance@urbanventures.org

John Roemhild
Coordinator and Instructor, Music Academy
johnroemhild@urbanventures.org

Marisol Rosado-Carrisalez
Program Assistant, Act Six
marisolrosado@urbanventures.org

Gina Rios
Youth Development Specialist, Learning Lab
ginarios@urbanventures.org

Gary Ross
Youth Specialist, CityKid Enterprises
garyross@urbanventures.org

Roger Ross
Director, Urban Stars
rogerross@urbanventures.org

Dan Schwartz
Help Desk Technician
danschwartz@urbanventures.org

Elizabeth Scott
Account Manager, CityKid Java
elizabethscott@urbanventures.org

Romericus Sims
Senior Program Recruiter
romericussims@urbanventures.org

Sarah Spiegle
Events Manager
sarahspiegle@urbanventures.org
                                                                                                         
LaToya Taris-James

Urban Ventures: Young Life Associate
latoyatarisjames@urbanventures.org

Jake Thompson
Urban Ventures: Young Life Associate
jakethompson@urbanventures.org

Jason Thompson
Job Developer, Ready? Set! Work...
jasonthompson@urbanventures.org

Vianey Torres
Case Manager, Center for Fathering
vianeytorres@urbanventures.org

John Turnipseed*
Executive Vice President
johnturnipseed@urbanventures.org

Matt von Ende*
General Manager
matthewvonende@urbanventures.org

Jocelynn White
Administrative Coordinator
jocelynnwhite@urbanventures.org

Danielle Wojdyla
Director of Social Enterprise
daniellewojdyla@urbanventures.org