The mission of Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota is to eliminate barriers
to work and independence. Together, we prepare people for work.

Goodwill stores

Mon. – Fri.
9 a.m. – 9 p.m.

9 a.m. – 6 p.m.*

11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Find a store

Donation centers open one hour before the stores.

*9 a.m. – 8 p.m. in Rochester

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Our leadership team

Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota provides services to our participants, partners, shoppers, donors and financial supporters. Please contact us or email a leadership team member below.

Executive team

Michael Wirth-Davis

Michael Wirth-Davis, D.P.A.
President and Chief Executive Officer

Jason Siefert

Jason Seifert
Chief Financial and Operations Officer

Sheila Olson

Sheila Olson
Chief Services and Programs Officer

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Latisha Dawson
Executive Vice President –
Talent Advancement

Carmen Barker Lemay

Carmen Barker Lemay
Vice President – Organizational Performance Excellence

Other team members

Community Affairs & Public Policy

Deanna Smiley Gulliford
Director of Community Affairs

Development & Fundraising

Heidi Fisher
Director of Development

Marketing, Public Relations & Communications

Mary Beth Casement
Director of Retail Marketing

Chris Flippo
Director of Mission Marketing

Services & Programs

Becky Brink
Workforce Development Director – Skills Training

Lisa Guetzkow
Workforce Development Director – Placement Services

Andrew Freeberg
Workforce Development Director – Quality and Evaluation

Maureen Gaedy
Workforce Development Director – Greater Minnesota


Board of Directors

Susan Abderholden

Executive Director, National Alliance on Mental Illness of Minnesota

Lisa Adelmann, M.B.A., C.P.A., Chair

President, LMA Consulting Services

John Bergstrom, M.B.A., Past Chair

Partner, Riverpoint Investments, Inc.

Debbie Galka. M.B.A.

Chief Risk Officer, U.S. Bank

Jerome Hamilton, C.P.I.M, C.Q.E., Secretary

Vice President, LEAN Six Sigma and CSCO Acquisition Integration, 3M

Thomas Heaney, M.A.

Managing Director, Trio Executive Search

Michael Howe, C.F.P.
Financial Advisor, Ameriprise

Shawn Lewis

Program Coordinator, Workforce Solutions, Minneapolis Urban League

Wendy Mahling, J.D.

Assistant General Counsel, Xcel Energy

Frederick Menz, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus, Rehabilitation and Counseling, University of Wisconsin-Stout

Sita Morantz
President and Chief Administrative Officer, Marsden Holding L.L.C.

Leslie Olson, M.B.A.
RFO Business Consultant, Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

Jacqueline M. Schuh, J.D. 
Partner, Engelmeier & Umanah

, P.A.

Ed Surko, M.B.A., Treasurer

Vice President, Deposit and Payment Solutions, U.S. Bank Minneapolis

Mary Jo Hegge-Swanson, D.N.P., M.P.H., R.N., Vice Chair

Chief Nursing Officer, Fairview Health Services

Richard Tepe, M.B.A., C.F.A

Lead Financial Analyst, Capital Finance, Target Corporation

Michael Vinyon, J.D.

Regional Director – Private Banking, Wells Fargo

Michael Wirth-Davis, D.P.A.

President and CEO, Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota

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