Non-Profit Boards

Northfield Area Family YMCA Board of Directors oversees all the governance functions for the organization.

  • Ella Nystrom (junior)
  • Jake Wiebe (senior)*

Northfield Arts Guild’s mission is to inspire our community by developing, supporting and providing quality inclusive artistic opportunities. The Board of Directors is responsible for overseeing all aspects of the Guild’s work.

  • David Shelby (junior)*
  • Marta Sorenson (junior)

Northfield Healthy Community Initiative youth serve as elected board members overseeing all aspects of this organization.

  • Rahmah Abdulai (junior)
  • Marika Matney (sophomore)
  • Stefany Perez Dorantes (junior)
  • Athena Pitsavas (senior)*
  • Adam Vazquez Rosales (senior)

Northfield Historical Society is the primary steward of the unique history of the Northfield area, fostering an awareness of its meaning and relevance through the discovery, documentation, preservation and interpretation of our collective stories. The Board of Directors oversees the governance of the organization.

  • Clara Peterson (senior)*
  • Meadow Vrtis (junior)

Northfield SHARES benefits from the thoughtful, strategic guidance of a dedicated board of directors and staff, responsible for fulfilling it’s mission to advance philanthropy, inspire volunteerism and promote collaborative leadership in our community.

  • Grace Neuger (senior)
  • Ada Gabert Nicholson (sophomore)

Northfield Youth Choirs (NYC) consists of seven choirs and summer programming that serve over 200 children from grades PreK-12, college students, and adults. The NYC believes that: “A child is a fire to be lit, not a vase to be filled.” Singers benefit for the rest of their lives from the skills and the discipline they acquire in the NYC as well as from the fires kindled within them.

  • Emma Johson (junior)
  • Kyah Olson-Sola (junior)

Women in Northfield Giving Support (WINGS) works to educate and expand the number of women in philanthropy, build and strengthen community through pooled investments, and improve the lives of women and youth in the Northfield area through focused giving, the Board of Directors guides the work of this important organization.

  • Katyana Cardenas (sophomore)
  • Grace McDonald (senior)*

* denotes service on board/commission in 2018-19