Meet the Team

It’s hard to find a more interesting mix of people than the SPPG staff. With wide-ranging background and experiences, we team up in our common quest to create and manage change in interests and areas important to real people and in the policy systems that affect their lives. Call us passionate, insightful, funny, creative, smart, connected, or quirky – it fits. Take a look and see what makes us tick. 

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Jackie Norris

President
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Virginia Barette

Senior Program Director 
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Kasi Krehbiel

CFO & COO
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Natasha Shipp

Program Coordinator
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Ashley West

Senior Program Manager
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Sam Fuller

Market Research Specialist
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Hannah McDowell

Program Manager
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Deborah Stearns

Market Research Director
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Hannah Toresdahl

Administrative and Marketing Coordinator
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Hannah Gebhart

Senior Graphic Designer
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Britney Samuelson

Senior Program Manager
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Bri Steirer

Senior Program Manager
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John Norris

 Of Counsel 

How It Began

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Arlinda McKeen

Keeper of the Flame
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Tom Slater

SPPG Founder