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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