Meet our Team

William "Steve" Belko, Ph.D

Executive Director

Ashley Beard-Fosnow
Clarice Britton

Director of Operations

Mandi Jean Retter

Director of Communications and Marketing

Lisa Carrico

Director of Family and Veterans Programs

Caitlin Yager

Director of Heritage Programs

Eric Pinto

Native American Heritage Program Coordinator

Claire Bruntrager

Development Manager

Michael Saldivar
Marilyn Webster-Brown

Program Specialist

Erin Whitson
Greg Wolk, J.D.

Heritage Programs Coordinator

Executive Committee

John Robinson, III
Board Chair and Awards Co-Chair

Marci Bennett
Board Vice-Chair and Advocacy Co-Chair

Susanne Evens
Board Treasurer and Awards Co-Chair

Laura Dierberg Ayers, J.D.
Grants Co-Chair

Blake Sherer, J.D.
Grants Co-Chair


Board of Directors

Marilynn Bradford – Gubernatorial Appointee

Dr. Peter Hofherr – Gubernatorial Appointee

Thomas M. Brandom

Betty Coleman

Dr. Petra DeWitt

Dr. Justin Dyer

Trish Erzfeld

Dr. Nat Hardy

Nicholas W. Inman

Dr. Sudarsan Kant

Etta Madden

Dr. Jason Sides

Marvin Silliman