Staff & Leadership

Aliveness Staff

Administration

Tom Matos – Interim Executive Director – Ext. 201 

Operations & Human Resources Director – Ext. 206

Rich Everson – Database - Ext. 208

Randy Hornstine – Building Manager – Ext. 235

Ray Cline – Custodian - Ext. 200

Case Management

Tadeo Escoto Mendoza – Case Management Supervisor – Ext. 220

Terrea Adams – Medical Case Manager  - Ext. 216

Travis Figura – LADC (Addiction Counselor) from Hennepin Healthcare  - Ext. 218

Nick Fuqua – Non-Medical Case Manager  - Ext. 223

Pete Gokey – Medical Case Manager - Ext. 203

Sam Wagner – Housing Locator - Ext. 212

Charitable Gaming

Jennifer Gunderson – Charitable Gaming Coordinator

Scott Schlaffman – Charitable Gaming Coordinator (Volunteer) 

Development & Volunteer Services

Jennifer Dieter – Development Director – Ext. 204 

Don Blyler III – Events & Digital Media Manager – Ext. 207

Laura Henry – Volunteer Manager – Ext. 221 

Care & Prevention

Tom Bichanga – Care & Prevention Director – Ext. 214 

Brad Bryan – Outreach & Care Linkage Manager – Ext. 232

Hanna Dorn – Front Desk & Outreach – Ext. 200 

Abdurrahman Mahmud - Early Intervention Navigator - Ext. 202

Florence Omogho – Early Intervention Navigator - Ext. 202 

Alex Palacios – Early Intervention Outreach – Ext. 232

Member Services

Paul Nemeth – Member Services Coordinator – Ext. 222 

 

Nutrition & Wellness

Laura Hutchinson – Nutrition & Wellness Program Director – Ext. 217 

Kelli Sandhoefner - Registered Dietitian  - Ext. 236

Meal Program

Kris Krekelberg – Food Services Manager – Ext. 210

AJ Halderson – Kitchen Assistant – Ext. 210

Rick Lancour – Kitchen Assistant – Ext. 210 

Zoe Quinn – Kitchen Assistant – Ext. 210 

David Reider – Kitchen, Food Shelf Assistant – Ext. 210 and 205 

Olga Samsonova – Cook – Ext. 210 

 

Food Shelf

Dan Capelli – Food Shelf Manager – Ext. 205 

Jimmy Mattson – Food Shelf Assistant – Ext. 205 

Aliveness Leadership

Membership Advisory Committee (MAC)

The MAC consists of up to 20 members of The Aliveness Project elected at the Annual Meeting each May. They meet on the 4th Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. The MAC elects the Board of Directors, advises and makes recommendations on member-related issues, and oversees Charitable Gaming.

Tom S. – President
Tim K. – Vice President
James W. – Secretary
Dan C.
Kyle D.
Lisa B.
Mark H.
Michael R.
Michael T.
Nick C.
Omir M.

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is elected by the Membership Advisory Committee and consists of up to 20 community members, at least 30% of whom must be people living with HIV.

President: William Grier, NorthPoint
Vice President: David Hancox, Accra
Second Vice President: Tom Straley
Secretary: Kathy Vader, licensed psychologist in private practice
Treasurer:

Austin Bly, U.S. Water
Carey Boyum, Lubrizol
Max Fallek, Park Nicollet Methodist
Dennis Glock, Andersen Corporation
Peggy Hoeft
Joseph Linton, Contingency Leadership Group
Scott Schlaffman
Joe Watters