"All kids need is a little help, a little hope and somebody who believes in them."
Brian Nunn CEO and Founder:
Brian is a 2002 graduate of East Grand Forks Senior High School, in East Grand Forks, MN. Brian went on to graduate with an Associates of Science degree in Law Enforcement in 2005 from Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College in Cloquet, MN. Brian attended the University of Minnesota Duluth for a while before moving back to Grand Forks, ND. Brian is currently attending the University of North Dakota to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing. While growing up Brian played baseball and hockey. Brian has coaching experience in hockey, baseball and girls fast-pitch softball. Brian has coached in East Grand Forks, MN, Coon Rapids, MN, Duluth, MN and coached a team for the Minnesota Made Premiere Cup held in Minneapolis, MN. Brian founded J and H Nunn Sports in 2015.
Jimmer Nunn Vice President: Jimmer is a 2011 Graduate of Edina High School and 2015 Graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College, majoring in History and Social Studies Education. He is currently a social studies and Gifted/Talented Teacher at Cleveland Public School. Jimmer is also the current head American Legion baseball Coach at Robbinsdale Armstrong High School. He has been committed in both his coaching and teaching careers to giving young athletes an opportunity to compete and play. Jimmer joined the executive board in 2015.
Makenzie Schwab Marketing Director:
Makenzie is a senior Marketing Major at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, ND. She is originally from Lemmon, South Dakota, a small town along the North and South Dakota border. Makenzie has a special interest in branding and advertising and joined the foundation Summer 2019.
Kevin Nunn Board of Directors: Under Construction
Kelley Matt Secretary:
Kelley Matt is a 1992 graduate of East Grand Forks senior high. She has been employed with Holiday Station Stores since 2000 and Cherryberry since 2015. She loves to spend her free time volunteering and helping others. Kelley joined the board of directors in 2017.
Amanda Enright Board of Directors: Amanda is a 2005 East Grand Forks Senior High graduate. She graduated from Northland Community Technical College in 2009 with her Pharmacy Technician degree. She has worked for Altru Inpatient Pharmacy for 10 years. Growing up she played basketball, softball and volleyball. She enjoys watching or attending hockey and basketball games. She is an avid motorsports fanatic. Amanda is the mother to two wonderful children. She now has the pleasure of watching her children grow up playing the same sports she enjoyed playing as a child. Amanda has a passion for helping others in anyway she can. She is actively involved in various groups that aim to help the community in one way or another. In her free time she loves to read, write and spend time with her family. Amanda joined the board because she believes in this foundation and it's mission to help children play sports.
Megyn Useldinger Board of Directors: Under Construction.
Tanya Jeanotte Board of Directors: Under Construction.
LeeAnn Hujanen Board of Directors: LeeAnn grew up near Virginia, Minnesota. I have 3 children. I enjoy spending time with my family. I enjoy crafting, fishing, and spending time in my kitchen.
Jenna Shea Board of Directors: Jenna is from Connecticut and moved to Grand Forks, ND in 2015. She works as a Registered Nurse. She has a B.A. in Biology from Quinnipiac University, a M.S. in Education from the University of New Haven, as A.S. in Nursing from Gateway Community College, and a B.S. in Nursing from Chamberlain Univeristy. She is a lifetime member of Alpha Phi Omega Community Service Fraternity. Her hobbies include reading, crafts, walking, gardening and time with her cats. Jenna joined the board of directors in 2020.
Nicole Caley Board of Directors: Under Construction
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