Board of Directors

Who we areImpactLives' Board, staff and volunteers are passionate about creating the conditions for transformation in individuals and communities locally and around the world. We represent a diverse group of talents, skills and experiences.

ImpactLives' Board of Directors is a vital part of our leadership.

Board members and their companies include:

CEO-President: Dr. Ramon A. Pastrano IV, ImpactLives
Board Chair: Kerima Brattland, CoCard
Treasurer: Christine Olsen, Clifton Larson Allen
Director: Dave Deal, Sparboe Farms
Director: Michael Kramer, Birch Cove Group
Director: Tate Krosschell, Cushman & Wakefield / NorthMarq
Director: Rev. Jeff Lindsay, Colonial Church
Director: Sandy Sandquist, General Mills (retired)
Director: Mike Stella, Midwest Family Mutual Insurance
Director: Leah Wacek, Clifton Larson Allen
Director: Deborah Yungner, ERBUS, Inc

In addition, ImpactLives has a Student Advisory Board (SAB).

SAB October 4 2014The SAB is an active group of students that provide input to ImpactLives' Staff and Board regarding activities and programs for schools.

Current SAB representatives are from Lehigh University, Washington University, University of Minnesota, Carleton College, University of Delaware, International School of Minnesota (ISM), Orono, St. Paul Academy, The Blake School, St. Paul Preparatory School, Minnetonka High School, Hopkins High School, Breck School, Eden Prairie High School and Edina High School.

If you know a college or high-school aged student that would like to get involved, please contact us at

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