Staff

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Lisa Herr, Ed.D
CEO

(608) 787-8777
Lisa@7riversalliance.org
Dr. Herr brings more than 10 years of experience successfully growing dynamic partnerships that contributed to the economic vitality of Tacoma-Pierce County, in Washington State. In her previous position, she was the Global Solutions Officer for Invista Performance Solutions, a regional higher education partnership dedicated to working with businesses. Dr. Herr holds a Doctor of Education degree from the University of Washington where she specialized in creating innovative Workforce Development programs that supported a talent pipeline for high demand industries.

 

 

 

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Chin-Chin Minniear
Manager of Strategic Initiatives 

chin-chin@7riversalliance.org

Chin-Chin is a wonderful addition to The 7 Rivers Alliance with her rich background in Public Policy.  In the past, she has held the position of Program Examiner in the Health Division of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, Subcommittee Staff Director for the U.S. House of Representatives under Congresswoman Deborah Pryce, and Director of Public Policy and Advocacy for Mental Health America.  Chin-Chin will be focusing on our new WISE Project and continuing to promote community development in the 7 Rivers Region.

 

 

 

 

 

Hayley

 Hayley Mosson
Graphic Design and Marketing Intern 

Hayley@riversalliance.org

Hayley is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, pursuing a degree in Marketing and a minor in Art. Hayley has a passion for printmaking and graphic design. For the past year, she has held the position as the Marking Assistant for the Office of Residence Life at the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse. She is thrilled to be apart of The 7 Rivers Alliance team and hopes to bring her talents to the organization as well as learn and grow from the experience.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Lacey Skoyen
Public Policy and Government Relations Intern 

Lacey7riversalliance@gmail.com

Lacey graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a double major in Public Administration and Sociology. Lacey is excited to be a part of the team at The 7 Rivers Alliance and her goal is to obtain opportunities that will help her to learn and grow, as well as use and develop her abilities to their full potential.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Gabe Nelson
Public Policy and Government Relations Intern 

Gabe is a Senior at the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse double majoring in Political Science and Public Administration. While being a full-time student he is also the Vice chair of College Republicans and a member of Students for Free Tibet. He is eager to be apart of The 7 Rivers Alliance to gain experience and meet local professionals. His goals as an intern are to expand his knowledge of careers in his field and help businesses work with the government in our region.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Helene
 Helene Blampain
International Intern

Helene is a student from Epinal, France who will be working at The 7 Rivers Alliance for the next month. She is studying Politics and Public Policy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anna
Anna Ostrowski
Marketing and Events Intern  

Anna@7riversalliance.org

Anna is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, pursuing a degree in Marking with a minor in Graphic Design. She is a full-time student as well as the President of American Marketing Association.  She is excited to be apart of The 7 Rivers Alliance team and hopes to learn and grow from this internship so she can apply what she has learned to future jobs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Heidi Jones
INSPIRE Coordinator

Inspire7riversalliance@gmail.com

Heidi Jones earned her PhD in May 2013 to begin working at the University of Wisconsin- La Crosse in Fall 2013 as the English Education specialist in the English Department. Along with being a professor, Heidi works as the 7 Rivers Alliance INSPIRE Coordinator. Heidi is excited to give back to the community by helping students achieve their goals and address community workforce development needs.