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.

Matt Alexander

Matt Alexander

Facility Associate
Katie Arnott

Katie Arnott

Volunteer Director
Nancy Bambenek

Nancy Bambenek

Hospitality Associate
Jamie Bingner

Jamie Bingner

Development Director
Brianna Boland

Brianna Boland

House Manager
Angela Christensen

Angela Christensen

Development Officer

Jacob Dreyer

Jacob Dreyer

Communications Director
Mary Duffy

Mary Duffy

House Manager
Peggy Elliott

Peggy Elliott

Executive Director
Emma Endicott

Emma Endicott

Family Services Manager
Kaylene Geiger

Kaylene Geiger

House Manager
Paula Haraldson

Paula Haraldson

Family Services Director
Char Hawk

Char Hawk

House Operations
Heather (JJ) James

Heather (JJ) James

Volunteer Associate
Erin Johnson

Erin Johnson

Resident Caretaker
Keri Leisen

Keri Leisen

Administrative Support
Jammie McGuire

Jammie McGuire

Operations Director
Kayla Newman

Kayla Newman

House Manager
Jen Redalen

Jen Redalen

Administrative Support
Denny Steffen

Denny Steffen

House Manager
Christina Thompson

Christina Thompson

House Manager
Carmen Thumann

Carmen Thumann

Family Activity Coordinator and House Manager
Samantha Whipple

Samantha Whipple

Development Officer