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The Lifeways Board Of Directors is a ten-member board with a diverse background in business, law enforcement, education, juvenile justice and students.
- Lifeways believes in the value of youth voices being included in our work.
- We have three youth board positions on our Board of Directors; Youth and Adults working shoulder to shoulder.
- Authentically engaging young people is the heartbeat of Lifeways' work in the schools and community outreach.
Competence, Integrity, Innovation, Communication, Teamwork
"Walking with Youth to Live Safe, Drug Free and Healthy Lives."
"Youth and Families: Accepted, Inspired, Healthy."
Lifeways Board of Directors and Staff
Board Members: Sandy Klarenbeek, Chair; Paula Wilkinson Smith, Secretary;
Jim Webster; Carol Nielsen; Tim Doyle; Lori Lang; Brittney Hanson; Ally Green;
Hannah Lipp; Kathleen Kovarik; Monica Schmidt; Eric Dwyer; Sarah Swantner;
Lifeways Staff: Danielle Meyer, Paula Long Fox, Kelsey Hansen, Michelle Mott, Michelle Ames, Luke Wenker, Kristina Benter, Michele Brink-Gluhosky
"It is in the shelter of each other that the people live." Old Irish Proverb