Keystone's Senior Management Team
Mary became President/CEO of Keystone in April 2016. She has over 30 years of experience working in community-based organizations and was the Vice President of Programs at Keystone prior to becoming President/CEO. Before coming to Keystone, Mary was the Executive Director of the Highland Friendship Club, and worked at Merriam Park Community Services, Capitol Community Services and DARTS. Mary has a BSW and a Master of Arts in Health and Human Services Administration.
Director of Youth Services
Chris is responsible for the management and supervision of Keystone’s youth programs: Community Kids and Youth Express. Chris was the Executive Director of Youth Express prior to their 2013 merger with Keystone and has worked in the youth development field for 20 years. Chris completed his Masters degree in Teaching from Hamline University in 2013.
Director of Basic Needs
Christine has over 15 years of supervisory experience and has successfully managed efficient, people-friendly food shelves since 2001. She joined Keystone in 2006 and oversees our food shelf, Foodmobile and crisis assistance programs. In addition to her BA from University of La Verne, she has a Master of Arts from United Theological Seminary.
Director of Human Resources & Operations
Adero has served on Keystone’s Board of Directors since April 2017 and joined the Keystone management team in 2019. Adero oversees our human resources department, manages our facilities and handles many other aspects related to operations at Keystone. Adero has worked in Human Resources and in areas of operations either in specialized and general focuses for over 20 years. Adero has a Master Arts Degree in Organizational Management with Human Resource Management Concentration and Master Business Administration (MBA) from Concordia University. Adero also has a Life Coaching certification from Adler Graduate School.
Director of Senior Services
Paige brings over 18 years of experience in senior services to her role. Paige oversees case management, Meals on Wheels, in-home services, and active seniors programs. Paige joined the Keystone team in 2009 and began as a Waiver Case Manager and was promoted to Director of Case Management Services prior to her role as Director of Senior Services. She has a BA in Social Work and Women’s Studies from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and received her Master’s in Social Work from UW.
As Finance Director, Pat provides leadership and management of Keystone’s financial infrastructure by providing financial reports and support to the Board of Directors and board committees. In addition, Pat coordinates the annual budget process, providing assistance to Keystone program directors in developing a program budget. A CPA (Inactive), Pat brings over 25 years of accounting experience in various business entities including over 15 years in non-profits. Pat received her BS in Accounting from University of Wisconsin – River Falls.
Director of Development & Community Engagement
Jen oversees Keystone’s volunteer program, coordinates the Keystone Business Partners program, manages communications and fund development, and supports Keystone events and activities. Jen joined the Keystone team in 2014 and has more than 10 years of experience coordinating volunteer programs, developing programs and managing events. Jen received a BA from St. Olaf College.