Ronald McDonald House of Rochester, Minnesota Staff

We are pleased to introduce you to our dedicated team of staff. Although each of us has unique backgrounds and talents, we all work together with a common goal – to provide a safe and welcoming home for the families we serve.

Annie Ahlijah

Annie Ahlijah

Resident Caretaker
Maka Ahlijah

Maka Ahlijah

Facility Maintenance & Repair and Resident Caretaker
Katie Arnott

Katie Arnott

Volunteer Manager
Nancy Bambenek

Nancy Bambenek

House Manager
Patty Berntson

Patty Berntson

House Manager
Angela Christensen

Angela Christensen

Development Officer
Lindsey Dittmer

Lindsey Dittmer

Family Services Manager
Mary Duffy

Mary Duffy

House Manager
Peggy Elliott

Peggy Elliott

Executive Director
Kaylene Geiger

Kaylene Geiger

House Manager
Paula Haraldson

Paula Haraldson

Family Services Director
Char Hawk

Char Hawk

House Operations
Brad Kluck

Brad Kluck

Operations Director
Keri Leisen

Keri Leisen

Administrative Support
Kristen Penz

Kristen Penz

Development Director
Jen Redalen

Jen Redalen

Administrative Support
Matt Rosaaen

Matt Rosaaen

House Manager
Denny Steffen

Denny Steffen

House Manager
Christina Thompson

Christina Thompson

House Manager
Carmen Thumann

Carmen Thumann

Family Activity Coordinator and House Manager
Tanya Trelstad

Tanya Trelstad

Development Associate
Marit Williams

Marit Williams

Communications Director