Executive Team

Jennifer L. Sirangelo, National 4-H Council President & CEO

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...

Ivan Heredia, Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Ivan Heredia

Ivan Heredia is the Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer of National 4‑H Council.

Ivan is responsible for driving brand recognition, revenue, and innovation to advance National 4‑H Council and the Cooperative Extension System’s mission of creating opportunity for all kids.

Celebrated as a...

Jill Bramble, Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer

Senior Vice President, Chief Development Officer

Jill Bramble

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

Jill 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...

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...

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Senior Vice President, 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
President & Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Dairy Export Council
Arlington, VA

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

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

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

Trustees

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

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

JON BOREN, PH.D.
Associate Dean and Director, New Mexico Cooperative Extension Service
Las Cruces, NM

ALYSIA BORSA
President, Meredith Digital, Meredith Corporation
New York, NY

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

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

ABIGAIL DURHEIM
4‑H Alumna, Student, University of Nebraska at Lincoln
Lincoln, NE

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.

ROBERT J. JONES, PH.D.
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

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

LISA SAFARIAN
Former 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, Office of the President, Microsoft Corporation
Redmond, WA

DANIELLE TIEDT
Chief Marketing Officer, YouTube
San Bruno, CA

Federal Government Liaison

CARRIE CASTILLE^
Director, National Institute of Food and 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
Student, University of Nebraska at Lincoln

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.