2018-19 RRSC Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Lisa Reeves, Executive Director
Lisa Reeves joined the Raising Reader's team in the summer of 2016. Lisa holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing and a Master's of Education. She is a reading advocate and has been helping children learn and enjoy reading for the past 18 years.
Lisa can be reached at email@example.com or by calling 515-520-8686.
Judy Dahlke, Family Literacy Coordinator/Educator
Judy joined RRSC in September 2015. Prior to her new position, Judy was the volunteer Volunteer Coordinator for RRSC and also served on the Board of Directors. Judy is a retired kindergarten teacher who taught at Fellows Elementary School in Ames for 32 years. Judy focuses on our Thrive by Five programming and parent engagement, the programs at Eastwood, and Transition to Kindergarten summer programming.
Judy can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 515-520-8686
Autumn Long, Story County Reads Data Specialist
Autumn joined RRSC in August 2017. She has her master’s degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Autumn works with a network of partners to ensure all Story County children read and comprehend at or above grade level. Autumn helps document the impact of literacy programs on youth in Story County; focusing on a results-based accountability framework to establish outcome measures to positively impact leading community indicators in the area of education.
Autumn can be reached at email@example.com or by calling 515-291-4726
Nancy Gebhart, Program Coordinator
Nancy Gebhart joined the Raising Reader's team in October 2018. Nancy holds an interdisciplinary Masters Degree from Iowa State University. She is an expert on visual literacy and has been helping develop critical thinking and communication skills through art based interactions for the past 11 years. Nancy is responsible for the StoryPals program.
Nancy can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 515-520-8686.