Leadership



Steering Committee

The 24 members of the Steering Committee help drive the mission & vision of YPN.
Applications for seats on the Steering Committee are accepted in the summer and terms begin in October. Accepting a seat on the Steering Committee requires a three-year commitment and individuals are able to serve up to two terms.

Kristin Hoefert-Redlinger

Northwestern Mutual
Chair

Josh Muckenhirn

ISG
Vice Chair

Chris Filsinger

Mickelson & Company
Past Chair

Alexis Konstant

Lloyd Companies
Crossroads Summit Co-Chair

Tom Ries

First Bank & Trust
Crossroads Summit Co-Chair

Sara Wevik

SD Manufacturing & Technology Solutions
Personal & Professional
Development Co-Chair

Megan Jansick

Sioux Falls Development Foundation
Personal & Professional
Development Co-Chair

James Gaspar

Interstate Office Products, Inc.
Social Co-Chair

Annie Wold

Sioux Empire United Way
Social Co-Chair

Marcus Mahlen

NAI Sioux Falls
Civic Engagement Co-Chair

Erik Nyberg

Cutler Law Firm LLP Civic Engagement Co-Chair

Cory Weeden

First PREMIER Bank
Membership Co-Chair

Dakotah Jordan

Bishop Dudley Hospitality House
Membership Co-Chair

Nichelle Lund

Holiday Inn City Centre
YPs Read Co-Chair

Destinie Marshall

Discovery Realty Group -
Keller Williams Realty Sioux Falls

YPs Read Co-Chair

Steve Payne

Lucas Fiegen

Fiegen Construction Co.

Rhiannon Israel

Welcome Sioux Falls, LLC

Mallory Kloucek

NAMI

Milana Arambasic

Profile by Sanford

Brittany Elsasser

MetaBank

Daschle Larsen

McKinneyOlson Insurance

Anna Jankord

Midco

Tre Moody

Northwestern Mutual

Kool Malou

ACE Academy

Andrew Curley

Midco

YPN Staff

Kayla Huizing

YPN Manager

Kayla Huizing serves as the YPN Manager. She is responsible for implementing YPN programs, general growth of the YPN and day-to-day operations, as well as overall branding of the organization.

Become a YPN member

Connect with career-focused young professionals and sharpen your professional skills when you join YPN.