Our Volunteer Leaders
We are a volunteer-powered organization which thrives on the generosity of hundreds of volunteers focused on improving the quality of life for not only survivors, but our community.
We continue to grow by the outpouring of business and organization support, a pay-it-forward
spirit and the belief that supporting local survivors builds stronger families and creates a stronger community.
Board of Directors
Cynthia Sturgeon | President & Founder
David Sturgeon | Vice President
Haley Armstrong | Board of Directors
Anne Fredrichsen | Board of Directors
Dr. Clay Hoberman | Board of Directors
Malinda Jepsen | Vice President Technology, Secretary
Scott Leak | Vice President Development
Jack Round | Treasurer
Cynthia Sturgeon | Director of Programs
Jamie Gates | Program Coordinator
Kelly Konen | Director of Marketing Communications
Melissa Lubash | Director of Grants
Irene Garbina | Pink'd Ambassadors
Michelle Kirkpatrick | Administrative Support
Executive Advisory Committee
Dave Anderson, PhD | Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Kathy Bressler, RN MN | Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer, CHI Health
Bob Cronin | Executive Vice President Product, D3 Banking, ICAN Executive
Peg Johnson | Executive Vice President of Global Client Success, I2c, Inc.
Brian Moen | Chief Marketing & Merchandise Officer, Oriental Trading Company
Stephanie Nichols, PHR, SHRM-CP | Senior Strategic Account Executive, United Healthcare
Dave Proksel | Nebraska Operations Manager, Vice President and Underwriting Counsel, First American Title Insurance Company
Jaime Rorie | CPA Manager, Hancock & Dana PC
Ryan Swartz MBA, CFP | Managing Director, Creative Planning, Inc.
Cassandra Zywiec | Owner/Priciple Company, Mission Maven Marketing