Community Life and Service

Community Life and Service

I have always had a passion for serving others. I have maintained a lifelong commitment to service and participation in community life.


  • Edina City Council
  • Edina Housing and Redevelopment Authority
  • Metro Cities – Board of Directors
  • Minnehaha Creek Watershed District – Policy Advisory Committee
  • Dorothy Day Center – monthly cook and server with Notre Dame Club
  • Rotary Club of Edina Do the Right Thing leadership ethics seminar with Edina High School – annual volunteer speaker
  • Community basketball and softball games – team member
  • Our Lady of Grace (OLG) slow-pitch softball – team member


  • Edina Education Fund – Board of Directors
  • Edina Athletic Boosters – Board of Directors
  • French Education Fund – Board of Directors
  • Youth Frontiers – Board of Directors
  • Make Old Things New – Board of Directors
  • Cheetah Development -Board of Directors
  • Boy Scouts Troop 123 and Cub Scouts Pack 168 – volunteer leader
  • Edina youth football, basketball, lacrosse, fastpitch softball, and soccer – volunteer coach
  • United States Peace Corps – volunteer (1986-1988)
  • Big Brothers¬† – volunteer

Our Lady of Grace softball team

Cub Scouts troop

 U.S. Peace Corps