Chris DeGraff

  • Forty years of nonprofit management and leadership experience
  • Served as executive of two different foundations – on in Indiana and one in Minnesota
  • Nine years of experience as stewardship pastor in local churches
  • Consultant to small and startup nonprofits

Vice President

Dennis Van Lannen

  • Twenty-seven years in business: in sales, management and leadership roles in multi-state company, across the Upper Midwest and Northeast US
  • Retired Chief Executive Officer of Trudell Holdings Inc in DePere, WI
  • Studied business at Bethel University in St. Paul, MN
  • Married for 30 years, raised three children to adulthood


Kristie Dunnigan

  • Marketing Manager for Lifestyle Christianity University
  • Marketing Manager (former) at IT’S NOT OK Projects
  • Co-Owner and Co-Founder of two startup companies
  • Volunteer Staff member for student leadership


Tim Johanson

  • Twenty six years in pediatric practice in Minneapolis, MN
  • Pediatric community preceptor for medical students and residents from the University of Minnesota
  • Four years as an academic pediatrician at the University of Arizona