Governing Board

Members of the Sioux Falls Thrive Board of Directors are advocates of its mission and stewards of its resources. Board members are selected primarily from the business and philanthropic sectors of the Sioux Falls MSA. They are influential leaders with an informed understanding of the community’s resources and needs, especially those of school-age children and their families.
Kirk Zeeck

Kirk Zeeck

Chair

Director of Federal Programs & World Languages, Sioux Falls School District

Deb Koski

Deb Koski

Vice Chair

Chief Philanthropy Officer, Sanford Health Foundation

Pooja Pullman

Pooja Pullman

Treasurer

Head of Internal Audit, Sanford Health

Brooke Schmidt

Brooke Schmidt

Secretary

Associate Attorney, Davenport, Evans, Hurwitz & Smith, LLP

Beth Fuller Jensen

Beth Fuller Jensen

Past Chair

News Director, KELOLAND Media Group

Lisa Beacom

Lisa Beacom

Community Stakeholder
Mary Dally

Mary Dally

CPA Partner, Paceline Accounting Group

Shantel Krebs

Shantel Krebs

Regional President & CEO, Avera St. Mary’s

Kristy Tripp

Kristy Tripp

Community Stakeholder

Rachelle Schaap

Rachelle Schaap

Owner, Schaap’s RV Traveland

Harriet Yocum

Harriet Yocum

CEO/Owner, Madison Investments

Staff

Michelle Erpenbach

Michelle Erpenbach

President

Kristy Anderson

Kristy Anderson

Director of Communications & Administration

Erin Nosal

Erin Nosal

Operations Manager

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