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, who joined Council in 2006 to grow support for the 4 H movement,...

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 movement.

Jill is a lifelong...

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

Stevens brings 19 years of strategic marketing experience at the grassroots and...

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 of integrated marketing and corporate...

Senior Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer

Jane Angelich

Jane Angelich is the Senior Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer at National 4‑H Council. She is responsible for accelerating revenue growth in the e-commerce and Conference Center divisions and developing best practices in human resources to foster a performance culture among a group of diverse, talented individuals throughout the organization.

...

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Joseph Roche

Joseph Roche, CPA is the Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of National 4‑H Council.

Joseph has over 20 years of public accounting experience. After graduating from The Catholic University of America in 1983 with a bachelors degree in Accounting, Joe spent seven years at the international accounting firm of...

Officers

*Executive Committee Member
**Ex Officio Member

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

JENNIFER M. WHITLOW* Vice Chair and Treasurer
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Lockheed Martin Corporation
Bethesda, MD

EDWARD J. BECKWITH** Secretary
Partner, Baker & Hostetler, LLP
Washington, DC

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

Trustees

TIM AMERSON
Chief Executive Officer, AgFirst Farm Credit Bank
Columbia, SC

STEVE K. BARBARICK
President and Chief Merchandising Officer, Tractor Supply Company
Brentwood, TN

MARTHA BERNADETT M.D., MBA*
The Molina Foundation
Long Beach, CA

JAMES C. BOREL
Retired Executive Vice President, DuPont Company
Wilmington, DE

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

DAVID L. EPSTEIN
Principal, J.H. Chapman Group, LLC
Chicago, IL

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

KEN C. HICKS
Retired Chairman of the Board and CEO, Foot Locker, Inc.
Greenwich, CT

EDWIN J. JONES*
Associate Dean and Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, ECOP 4‑H Representative
Blacksburg, VA

ALISON E. LEWIS*
Global Chief Marketing Officer, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc.
New Brunswick, NJ

MARK MARTINO
Vice President, North America and Latin America North Supply Chain, Monsanto Company
St. Louis, MO

MICHELLE MUNSON
Co-Founder, Aspera
Emeryville, CA

JAVIER PALOMAREZ
President & CEO, United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Washington, DC

TERESA PAULSEN
University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Omaha, NE

AUSTIN PITTMAN
Chief Executive Officer, UnitedHealthcare Community & State, UnitedHealth Group
Minnetonka, MN

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

KIP TOM
Managing Member, Tom Farms LLC
President, CereServ, Inc.
Leesburg, IN

Federal Government Liaison

MUQUARRAB QURESHI**

Deputy Director, Institute of Youth, Family and Community, United States Department of Agriculture/National Institute of Food and Agriculture
Washington, DC

CEO Advisory Council

DANIEL GLICKMANN
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.

Youth Advisory Committee

NOOR ALSHAFIE: OHIO
Student, The Ohio State University

ODESSA CORNELIUS: GEORGIA
Student, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

JUSTIN CROSS: TENNESSEE
Student, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

RU EKANAYAKE: CALIFORNIA
Student, Cornell University

SOPHIE HUTCHINSON: PENNSYLVANIA
Graduate, Mercyhurst University

SERGIO MARTÍNEZ-BELTRÁN: PUERTO RICO
Student, Michigan State University

EMMA NEWELL: OHIO
Student, The Ohio State University

OAKLEY PERRY: GEORGIA
Student, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

ELIZABETH SANDERS: TENNESSEE
Graduate, University of Tennessee at Martin

ANNA MARIE VAGNOZZI: NORTH CAROLINA
Masters Candidate, Clemson University

GABRIELA VALENTIN: FLORIDA
Graduate, University of Florida


Not members of the Board of Trustees.