OUR PEOPLE

MEET THE TEAM

The people behind our books.

kruse

Explore. Question. Create.

Carol Spaulding Kruse
Executive Director
demming

Passionate. Compassionate. Adventurous.

Richard ``Dick`` Deming
Chair of Board of Directors, Above + Beyond Cancer
crowe

Always. Ona. Mission.

Carlyn Crowe
Communications Consultant / Editor
council7

Passionate. People-driven. Compassionate.

Mary Van Heukelom
Events Coordinator, Interm Director of Above + Beyond Cancer
richardson

Writer. Dancer. Dreamer.

Kathleen Richardson
Advisor, Curriculum Liason
council5

Liberal. Caffeinated. Ambitious.

Meredith Ponder
Print & Media Marketing
cheek

Adaptable. Bold. Caring.

Maddi Cheek

Senior Editorial Intern
springsteen

Creative. Driven. Curious.

Kasey Springsteen
Editorial Intern
kasra

Efficient. Organized. Logical.

Jack Kasra
Editorial Intern
council4

Energetic. Compassionate. Outgoing.

Kelsey Parker
Development Director, Above + Beyond Cancer
sedlacek

Civic. Minded. Professional.

Renee Sedlacek
Director of Community Engaged Learning, Drake University

PARTICIPATING FACULTY

yasmina

Creative. Energetic. Bookworm.

Yasmina Madden
English Faculty at Drake University
roth

Analytical. Talkative. Left-handed.

Martin Roth

Philosophy Faculty at Drake Universuty
FACULTY1

Insightful. Creative. Passionate.

Greg Fuqua

Adjunct Professor of Art at Drake University. Artist.