Executive Director

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Sheryl Grassie, Ed. D.
Phone: 952-818-8718
Fax : 952-920-1480
Email: srgrassie@mnccd.org

MN-CCD Board Members

  • Reflect our members cross-disability focus
  • Serve two year terms, staggered, approximately half the board is up or election each year.
  • Responsibilities are described in the Board Member Job Description.

For more information on the MN-CCD Board of Directors, send an email to Randall Bachman, MN-CCD Board Chairman, at rwbachman49@gmail.com.

Application Process

If you have questions contact Jo Erbes by email or at 952-818-8719.

2016 Board of Directors

Randy Bachman volunteers with the Minnesota Autism Foundation. He began his term on the Board of Directors in January 2016. He currently serves as Board Chair.

Chris Bell is a community representative.

Adam Doiron is a community representative.

Dan Endreson is the Policy Director for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Upper Midwest Chapter. Dan Co-Chairs the MN-CCD Policy Committee

Marnie Falk is the Director of Government Relations and Advocacy at Gillette Children’s Specialty HealthCare. Marnie Co-Chairs the Children’s Work Group

Hali Kolkind is a community representative from Mental Health Minnesota.

Gene Martinez is the Senior Pubic Policy Advocate for the Arc Greater Twin Cities. Gene Co-Chairs the Housing Work Group and the Development Committee.

Kristen McHenry is Legislative Analyst, Health Policy & Government Affairs with Allina Health/Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute.

Mollie Miller is a writer on the Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota Creative Services team.

Andy Pomroy is a community representative from Fredrikson and Byron. Andy is Treasurer

Susie Schatz, MSW, LGSW is the Director of Advocacy and Volunteer Services for Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota (LSS). Susie serves as Co-Chair of the Policy Committee.

Rita Wiersma is Executive Director of Community Involvement Programs.

Nicholas Wilkie M.A. is a Systems Advocate with the Metro Center for Independent Living (MCIL). Nike is the Chair of the Nominations Committee.

Joan Willshire is currently the Executive Director at the MN state Council on Disability (MSCOD).