Michelle Rageth, Executive Director firstname.lastname@example.org
Michelle has served as the Executive Director at Friends in Need for the past 19 years. She grew up in Pasadena, California, where she attended college. She moved to Minnesota and has lived in Cottage Grove for the past 37 years. She manages over 160 volunteers at the food shelf and is responsible for grant-writing and fundraising, as well as day-to-day operations. She is the facilitator of the South Washington County Community Partnership and a member of the Washington County Healthy Food Access Network. She reports to the Board of Directors, which is made up of members from our community who are passionate about our vision. She is responsible for engaging the community in our mission and facilitating the bridge between our donors and our clients.