Leading us in the right direction 

From our Executive Team to our Board of Directors, Big Brothers Big Sisters has a compassionate and dedicated group of individuals on our side that are willing to do whatever it takes to help change children’s lives for the better.

Executive Team Bios

Michelle Redman

Executive Director 



Tressa Smallbrock

Program Director



Executive Committee

Beth Gauthier

Board President
Gopher Sport


Julie Rethemeier

Past President
Federated Insurance


Nick Yule

Vice President


Stacey Ginskey

St. Mary's School

Michelle Jirele

Federated Insurance


Board of Directors

Andrew Cowell

Profinium Financial

Margaret Flor

Prairie Arts Dental

Stacy Ginskey

St. Mary’s School

Jessi Harty

Union Leasing

Michelle Jirele

Federated Insurance

Troy Klecker

City of Owatonna

Carol Kritzer

Rice County

Troy Dunn

Rice County Sheriff

Larry Schroeder

Federated Insurance

Jane Krumrie

Federated Insurance

Marie Lawrence

Federated Insurance

Nathan Oland

Federated Insurance

Betty Quiring


Kevin Raney

City of Owatonna

Mike Keller

Emeritus Member

Federated Insurance

Heidi Nelson

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