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Vision Councils

United Way of Treasure Valley’s Vision Councils in the areas of Health, Education, and Financial Stability are composed of local volunteers who develop objectives and strategies to address key issues, identify needed revenue and make funding recommendations. 
 
Ericka Rupp (Community Impact Chair) ― Program manager, Idaho Dept. of Health and Welfare.

Education Vision Council

Ben Moore (Chair) ― Assistant vice president, commercial lender First Insterstate Bank

Ericka Rupp (Co-Chair CIL) ― Program manager, Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Kelli Badesheim (Co-Chair-CIL) - Executive Director, Valley Regional Transit

Anna Wolfenbarger ― CPA at Little-Morris, LLP

Brienne Sandow ― Clinical Support Director, St. Luke’s Health System

Danielle Higley - Copywriter, Intuit

George Thomas - Community Volunteer

Lana Graybeal - Communications Manager, City of Boise

Laurie Huegerich - Global Site Readiness Leader, J.R. Simplot Co.

Mitch Colburn - Engineering Leader, Idaho Power

Tonya Westenskow - Vice President & Branch Manager, First Insterstate Bank

Tracy Verbanac - Consumer Specialist, MDU

Health Vision Council

Mark Babson (Chair) - Paramedic, Ada County Paramedics

Ericka Rupp (Co-Chair CIL) - Program manager, Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Kelli Badesheim (Co-Chair-CIL) - Executive Director, Valley Regional Transit

Ami Poppleton - Member Support Specialist team Lead, PacificSource

Caroline Merritt - True North Public Affairs

Darcy Wagner - Sales Executive, PacificSource

Gayla Thomas-Dabney - Regional Director of Diversity & Inclusion, Saint Alphonsus Regional Health System

Holly Sue Kerns - Community Relations Manager, Blue Cross of Idaho

Jaime Aanensen - Division Administrator, Southwest District Health

Ken Eixenberger - Manager, Citi 

Paula Coulter ― Community Volunteer

Sonja Schriever - Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Terri Brannan ― Community Volunteer

Malcolm Brown – Clinical Athletic Trainer, St. Luke’s

Amy Stahl – Director of Communications & Marketing, Saltzer Health

 

Financial Stability Vision Council

Brian Rich (Chair) - Marketing Manager, T-Sheets/Intuit

Ericka Rupp (Co-Chair CIL) ― Program manager, Idaho Department of Health & Welfare

Kelli Badesheim (Co-Chair-CIL) - Executive Director, Valley Regional Transit

Adam Zuber - Relationship Manager, First Interstate Bank

Amy Campbell - Provider Relations Representative, PacificSource 

Dan Clements - IT professional, Hewlett-Packard

Deanna Ward - Development director, Home Partnership Foundation

Dennis Mikelonis - Vice President & Private Banker, Idaho Trust Bank

Greg Smith - Community Volunteer

Heather Chambers - VP, Western Idaho Division, Washington Federal Bank

Lisa Bearg - Community Impact Asst, Idaho Community Foundation

Mindi McAllaster - Associate Broker, Windermere/Richard B. Smith

Ninfa Fuentes - Processing Supervisor, Mountain West Bank

Rhiannon Avery - Grants & Program Manager, City of Boise

Ronna Hargis - Executive Assistant, KeyBank

Jarrett Rummel – Clifton Larson Allen, CPA Tax Manager

 

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