Join our Team!

We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic intern to join our team and contribute to several key projects aimed at enhancing our organizational effectiveness and outreach efforts. This internship offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in the philanthropic and non-profit sectors while making a tangible impact on the communities we serve.

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Freya Bradford
Director of Systems Change & Learning

Freya strategizes to put our region on the leading edge of changemaking.

Stacey Foster
Office Manager

Stacey has been keeping us organized for 30 years.

Kristin Hettich
Director of Community Development

Kristin engages with grantees to build and expand access to community assets.

Kendra Luta
Programs Associate

Kendra supports the maintenance and evaluation of our internal systems.

Miriam Owsley
Manager of Strategic Communications

Miriam collaborates with changemakers to tell compelling stories of impact and change.

Sakura Takano

Sakura leads our team and directs resources toward building community assets for all.


Board of Trustees

Our Trustees are elected from the membership of the Traverse City Noon Rotary Club.

Allison Beers, Owner of Events North
Autumn Soltysiak, Partner at hemming&
Lorraine Beers
Marlene Bevan
Kelly Dunham, Executive Director of BATA
John Hall, Hall Periodontics
Wendy Irvin, Executive Director at Habitat for Humanity Grand Traverse Region
Greg Luyt, Shareholder & Director of Bowerman, Bowden, Ford, Clulo & Luyt
Benjamin Marentette, City Clerk at City of Traverse City
Tom Haase, Rotary Camps & Services Board Liason
Rebecca Teahen, Financial Advisor at Baird