Executive Team

President & CEO

Jennifer Sirangelo

Jennifer Sirangelo is a believer in young people and their capacity to change the world. She leads National 4‑H Council in its mission to increase investment and participation in high-quality 4‑H positive youth development programs.

Sirangelo joined Council in 2006 to grow support for America’s...

Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer

Jill Bramble

Jill Bramble is the Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer at National 4‑H Council.

She is responsible for leading a team of development professionals and managing a portfolio of strategic-level corporate sponsorships that raise more than $20 million annually in programmatic funding to the 4‑H...

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Artis Stevens

Artis Stevens is Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer at National 4‑H Council.

A nonprofit marketing veteran, Artis leads the marketing team and oversees marketing for all revenue generating units, including National 4‑H Youth Conference Center and E-commerce.

Artis brings more than 20 years of...

Andy Ferrin, Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer

Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer

Andy Ferrin

Andy Ferrin is the Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer at National 4‑H Council.

Andy brings more than 20 years of experience in brand management, marketing, and strategic planning to his role as Chief Strategy Officer at National 4‑H Council. His experience spans all areas...

4-H CFO Gary Tang

Chief Financial Officer

Gary Tang

Gary Tang is the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at National 4‑H Council.

Gary is responsible for the development and implementation of financial and operational plans to support National 4‑H Council. Gary partners with the CEO and senior management to provide financial leadership...

Officers

*Executive Committee Member
^Ex Officio Member

LANDEL C. HOBBS* Chair
Founder and CEO, LCH Enterprises LLC
Atlanta, GA

KRYSTA HARDEN* Vice Chair
EVP, Global Environmental Strategy, Dairy Management Inc.
Arlington, VA

MARK BERVEN* Treasurer
President & COO, Nationwide Property & Casualty
Columbus, OH

JANIS PENMAN^ Secretary
Partner, Baker & Hostetler, LLP
Washington, DC

JENNIFER L. SIRANGELO^ Assistant Secretary
President & CEO, National 4‑H Council
Chevy Chase, MD

Trustees

JULIETTE BELL, PH.D.
Former President, University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Spring Lake, NC

MARTHA BERNADETT M.D., MBA*
President and CEO, Molina Foundation
Los Alamitos, CA

ALYSIA BORSA
EVP/Chief Business and Data Officer, Meredith Corporation
New York, NY

JAMES C. COLLINS, JR.
Chief Executive Officer, Corteva Agriscience
Wilmington, DE

JUSTIN CROSS
4‑H Alumnus, University of Tennessee
Knoxville, TN

DAVID CRUZ
Senior Managing Director, Head of Institutional Annuities, New York Life Insurance Co.
Jersey City, NJ

DAVID L. EPSTEIN
President and CEO, Mosser Lee Company
Chicago, IL

E. GORDON GEE, PH.D.*
President, West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV

CARLA HALL
Celebrity Chef and Author
Washington, D.C.

EDWIN J. JONES, PH.D.*
Associate Dean and Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech University
Blacksburg, VA

DR. ROBERT JONES
Chancellor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Champaign, IL

RICHARD MALTSBARGER
President and CEO, Pet Retail Brands
Sunrise, FL

WADE MIQUELON
President and CEO, JoAnn Stores
Hudson, OH

MICHELLE MUNSON
CEO and Co-Founder, Eluvio, Inc.
Berkley, CA

AUSTIN PITTMAN
Powderhorn Ventures, LLC Consulting and Investments, Co-Founder, Blue Norther Hard Seltzer
Edina, MN

KAYE REITZENSTEIN
Sr. Vice President, Retail Finance, Nutrien Ag Solutions
Loveland, CO

LISA SAFARIAN
Head of Commercial Operations, North America Bayer-Crop Science
St. Louis, MO

MAGGIE SANS
VP of Community Relations, Corporate Affairs, Walmart Stores, Inc.
Bentonville, AR

MARY SNAPP*
VP, Strategic Initiatives, Microsoft Corporation
Redmond, WA

DANIELLE TIEDT
Chief Marketing Officer, YouTube
San Bruno, CA

Federal Government Liaison

SCOTT H. HUTCHINS**
Deputy Under Secretary Research, Education and Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture
Washington, DC

CEO Advisory Council

STEVE BARR
Chairman, Osborn Barr
St. Louis, MO

DANIEL GLICKMAN
Vice President, Aspen Institute & Executive Director, Aspen Institute Congressional Program
Senior Fellow Bipartisan Policy Center
Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture
Washington, DC

ANN M. VENEMAN
Former Executive Director of UNICEF
Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture
New York, NY


Not members of the Board of Trustees.

Young Alumni Advisory Committee

NOOR ALSHAFIE, OHIO
Student, The Ohio State University

MARIAH CANTON, CALIFORNIA
Student, University of Puget Sound

JUSTIN CROSS, TENNESSEE
Graduate, University of Tennessee

ABIGAIL DURHEIM, VIRGINIA
Student, University of Nebraska

SARA GARDNER, ARKANSAS
Student, University of Arkansas

NATHAN GRINE, OHIO
Masters Candidate, University of Maryland

BRANDON HERNANDEZ, TENNESSEE
Student, Jackson State Community College

LUCY HUTCHINSON, PENNSYLVANIA
Student, Washington & Jefferson College

TAY MOORE, LOUISIANA
Student, Louisiana State University

SOPHIA RODRIGUEZ, GEORGIA
Student, University of Georgia

PARIS WOODS, VIRGINIA
Student, James Madison University


Not members of the Board of Trustees.