Denise joined the Y movement in 2016. She holds a Master’s Degree in Sports Management from The Ohio State University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business with a minor in Economics from Luther College. Denise is an ambassador for the Y and responsible for demonstrating the life-changing outcomes it provides for people in our community. “I see my role as helping connect community members and organizations to causes or programs they are passionate about and want to support,” Denise says. Denise facilitates this charitable giving through a number of different methods including the annual campaign, planned giving, capital gifts and grants.
In her spare time, Denise enjoys staying active and visiting family and friends. She also enjoys camping and is a world traveler having been fortunate enough to visit numerous places including Japan, China, India, Iceland, Europe, Peru, and Mexico. Finally, Denise is a die-hard Cyclones fan and enjoys any opportunity to watch them play!