Our Team


Leadership

Priscilla Steinmetz

Founder & Executive Director

Jason Marion

Thrift Store Director and Store Co-Founder

Aaron Heldt

Director of Marketing

Joy Lavens

Program Director

Full-Time Staff

Amanda Speakman

Senior Program Associate

Becca Sipek

Program Events Assistant

Kelsey Van Dyken

Volunteer and Job Readiness Program Coordinator

Rachel Webb

Volunteer Coordinator

Brock Lockenour

Creative Marketing Associate

Part-Time Staff

Thrift Store Team

Retail Gladiators!

Taylor Jacobs

Program Assistant

Jenna Parente

Friday Night Support Staff

Justin Rink

Friday Night Support Staff

Mr. Squirrel

Inanimate Gladiator

Student Ambassadors

Bella (Andrew HS)

Student Ambassador

Cassie (Oak Forest)

Student Ambassador

Josh (U of C Lab Schools)

Student Ambassador

Patrick (Lincoln Way East HS)

Student Ambassador