We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to live a purposeful life and follow their dreams. UpWorks is a Christian non-profit committed to partnering with our local community to serve those in need. Through our two programs our focus is to walk alongside individuals to achieve their God-given potential to contribute to the world.
Collaboration, Community Listening, Empowerment, Leadership Development, Reconciliation, Spirit-Led, Prayerful, Generosity
Celebrating and developing each person’s God-given potential to contribute to our world.
We envision communities where relationships are forming and where people are connecting with resources to gain hope and to improve their lives.
Doctor of Organizational Leadership | Grand Canyon University (In Progress)
Director of Empowering Adults
Master of Strategic Leadership | Bethel University
Director of Engaging Schools
Master of Education | Texas Tech University
Sr. Director Managing Counsel at Schwan’s Company
VP/Business Development at Robert Half International
Program Manager, Hennepin County HSPHD
CFO at Real Resources, Inc.
Vice President of Lutheran Church Ext. Fund
Retired, Former President Vision Ministry Partners
Business Development Coordinator, MN Chamber of Commerce
Program Manager, Minneapolis Urban League
Director of Global Leadership Development, Ecolab
Co-founder, Dove Ministries
Sr. Research Analyst 1 – Managing Director, Thrivent Financial