Board of Directors
Rev. Mark Radeke, President
Elected in 2016, he is serving his second two-year term, which ends in December 2020.
Mark is the Senior Pastor at River of Life Church, which is one of the partner churches in the Path to Home program. Their love for Jesus gives River of Life church a passion for the spiritual and physical needs in their community. Mark finds it rewarding to see families move from homelessness to hope – and into a home again.
Gail Sederski, Secretary
Elected in 2018, she is serving her first 2-year term, which ends in April 2020.
Gail is the Program Director of Spirit River Foundation in Isanti. In January of 2018, she retired as family educator with University of Wisconsin Extension and provided programming in basic life skills including financial, parenting, and relationship education. She served on the Housing Team in adaptation/revision of the Rent Smart curriculum and facilitated trainings across the State of Wisconsin and Maine Housing Authority. Gail holds a MS in Child and Family Studies and BA in Business Education. She has passion for serving families and believes her education and experiences parallel New Pathway’s mission of supporting families.
Ricky Solomon, Treasurer
Elected in 2018, he is serving his first 2-year term, which ends in April 2020.
Ricky is the CEO of Boys and Girls Club of the North Star.
Launa Hollen, Board Member
Elected in 2019, she is serving her first 2-year term, which ends in September 2021.
Launa is the Volunteer Coordinator for St. Croix Hospice where she recruits, trains and manages volunteers to sit with hospice patients. She has 30 years in the health care field where she has held administrative titles such as Office Coordinator and Data Analyst for the Quality Department. Launa holds a Master’s Degree in Health Administration Management as well as a MBA. Launa has been involved in nonprofits for over 10 years where she has volunteered her time and assisted in fundraising and strategic planning. Launa is passionate about eradicating homelessness. She has volunteered with New Pathways in the past and is excited to serve on the Board of Directors to make a positive difference in the lives of the people we serve.