Meet Our Board
We strive to ensure our Board of Directors represents a variety of skills and areas of expertise that contribute to sustaining a strong organization and creating meaningful improvements to Wisconsin’s early care and education systems. Our Board always includes a representative elected by our member CCR&Rs and FRCs to ensure our organization stays true to its original purpose.
Become an SFTA Board Member
SFTA is currently recruiting new members to its board of directors. The board of directors is entrusted with the authority to establish policy for the governance of Supporting Families Together Association. Its members are trustees who act on behalf of SFTA and have the principle responsibility for setting and fulfilling the mission.
Executive Director, Northwest Connection Family Resources
Director, Child Care Partnership
Executive Director, Family Resource Center of St. Croix Valley
Jo Ann Grode
Former service and Health Associate Dean at Mid-State Technical College and Executive Director at the Wisconsin Rapids Housing Authority
Mary Beth Plane, MSSW, PhD
Former Senior Scientist at University of Wisconsin Department of Family Medicine
Andrew J. Turner
Legal Research and Writing Lecturer, University of Wisconsin-Madison, School of Law