Staff & Board of Directors


Tricia-PhotoTricia Koedel – Executive Director

Tricia Koedel is our organization’s first Executive Director. She began her time with us as the scholarship program coordinator, and has expanded her role to include strategic planning, fundraising, and community outreach. Born and raised in Southern California, she graduated from the University of California, San Diego and has a background in business operations and human resources. In her free time, she loves spending time with her husband, two daughters, and two dogs. She has a serious sweet tooth and loves listening to live music.


Annmarie Athon – Program Coordinator



Kelsey Louder – President

Danielle Burrow – Secretary, Fundraising & Marketing Committee

Rick Matheny – Vice President and Treasurer, Internal Affairs Committee

K.D. Bartelt – Fundraising & Marketing Committee

Jeff Blumer – Fundraising & Marketing Committee

Joe Bradley – Founder and Lifetime Board Member, Internal Affairs Committee

Josh Giliberto – Program Committee, Fundraising & Marketing Committee

Kristen Grusenmeyer – Fundraising & Marketing Committee

Angie Priesmeyer – Program Committee

Sheena Rice – Fundraising & Marketing Committee

Amy Watson – Internal Affairs Committee

Phyllis Williams – Program Committee






  1. Carmelita Wright | October 30, 2022 at 11:37 am

    Hello. I have baseball pants, shoes and some equipment. Are you interested? I would love to know more about your organization also!!

    • daydreamscomo | December 12, 2022 at 1:27 pm

      Hi, Carmelita! We’re sorry that we didn’t see this question sooner! Our executive director will reach out to you via email soon!


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