About Opportunity Partners

Leadership

With dozens of years of combined experience serving the non-profit sector, the leadership team at Opportunity Partners expertly brings people together in pursuit of a common cause: to serve people with disabilities.


 President and CEO

Armando Camacho

 President and CEO

Armando Camacho, President and CEO of Opportunity Partners, is a nationally recognized, collaborative, mission-focused leader with extensive nonprofit and education experience. Prior to joining Opportunity Partners, Armando served as President of Neighborhood House, worked as a district administrator for the St. Paul Public School District and as a principal for the Minneapolis Public School District. Armando’s nonprofit board service has included Greater Twin Cities United Way, MAP for Non-Profits, St. Paul Rotary Club, Charities Review Council and Friends of the St. Paul Public Libraries, among others.


Executive and Board Relations Administrator

DeAnne Anderson

Executive and Board Relations Administrator

DeAnne Anderson, Executive and Board Relations Administrator,  joined Opportunity Partners in 2012. With more than 25 years of executive managerial experience, she works closely with key executives and the board of directors. Prior to Opportunity Partners, she worked at a for profit company in a Senior Administrative and Corporate Giving Administrator position.


Executive Vice President, Business Development and Operations

Bill Schultz

Executive Vice President, Business Development and Operations

Bill Schultz, Executive Vice President, Business Development and Operationsjoined Opportunity Partners in 2015, bringing more than 20 years of experience to the position. He oversees all business services and production operations, identifying new products, processes and services in center-based and community work. Prior to Opportunity Partners, Bill worked as Senior Director of Fused Deposition Modeling Products at Stratasys.


Vice President, Residential and Community Living

Doug Annett

Vice President, Residential and Community Living

Doug Annett serves as Vice President, Residential and Community Living and is responsible for the operations of residential services for adults with disabilities including licensed group homes, intermediate care facilities and in home- and community-based support staff. Doug is credited with launching Opportunity Partners’ hoMEbase apartment program and supportive technology services. Doug serves on numerous disability industry and advocacy work groups and committees to promote innovative approaches to serving people with disabilities.


Vice President, Advancement

Brie Geurink

Vice President, Advancement

Brie Geurink, Vice President, Advancement, started her philanthropy career at Animal Humane Society, holding various roles with increasing responsibility. In 2014 she joined Opportunity Partners as our Director of Development, overseeing our fundraising programs. She has also held leadership positions on the board of the Association of Fundraising Professionals – Minnesota Chapter where she is currently President-Elect and will serve as President in 2018. As a Certified Fundraising Executive, Brie believes in the power of relationship building and has established a strong reputation at OP and beyond.


Vice President, Information Technology

Paul Hanson

Vice President, Information Technology

Paul Hanson, Vice President of Information Technology, joined Opportunity Partners in 2018. He brings more than 30 years of experience in the Information Technology and Operations fields in a variety of leadership positions. Most recently, Paul was the Chief Operating Officer for MyAlerts, Inc., a Minneapolis-based personalized email and mobile marketing platform serving over 25 major U.S. retailers.


Vice President, Finance

Nelson Neubrech

Vice President, Finance

Nelson Neubrech, Vice President, Finance, brings more than 30 years of experience in financial management and strategic planning to the position. Prior to joining OP in 2013, Nelson worked as Director of Accounting & Controls at Cirrus Aircraft in Duluth.


Vice President, Vocational and Habilitation Services

Lori Schluttenhofer

Vice President, Vocational and Habilitation Services

Lori Schluttenhofer, Vice President, Vocational and Habilitation Services for Opportunity Partners, has more than 20 years of experience managing services in the disability sector. She oversees all day programs, staff training, service quality initiatives and organizational compliance.


Vice President, Human Resources

Todd Schoolman

Vice President, Human Resources

Todd Schoolman, Vice President of Human Resources, joined Opportunity Partners in 2016. He has spent more than 20 years in the Human Resources field in a variety of leadership positions, most recently as the Senior Director of Human Resources for Hallmark Business Connections, a $140 million business service provider for employee recognition, health and wellness solutions. Todd’s connection to Opportunity Partners’ mission is personal as he has a son served by the organization.


Board of Directors

Front row (from left to right): Nancy Wagner, Cynthia Lesher, Armando Camacho, Julia Sorenson, Leslie Neugent, Diane Toll, Mary Fenske, Saanii Hernandez, Kate Harahan | Back row: Mike McElroy, Joe Kukla, Bryan Chambers, Steve Cramer, Ann Yekaldo, Ben Knoll, Ed Spencer, Jr., John Kelly, Greg Keane, Jamie Jackson

Ed Spencer, Jr., Chair
Affinity Capital Management

Gregory Keane, Vice Chair
& Treasurer
Bush Foundation

Diane Toll, Secretary
Kraus-Anderson

Armando Camacho, Ex-officio
Opportunity Partners

Bryan Chambers
Wells Fargo

Steve Cramer
Minneapolis Downtown Council

Mary Fenske
Advocating Change Together

Kate Harahan
Red Cross

Saanii Hernandez
Women’s Foundation of MN

Jamie Jackson
Stairway Partners LLC

John Kelly
UnitedHealth Group

Ben Knoll
Partners in Food Solutions

Joe Kukla
Thiel, Anderson & Kukla, PLLP

Cynthia Lesher
Retired CEO
NSP, an
 Xcel Energy Co.

Mike McElroy
Ryan Companies US, Inc.

Al Mize
YourEncore, Inc.

Leslie Neugent
Wayzata Community Church

Julia Sorenson
Vertical Systems/Truthpoint

Nancy Wagner
General Mills
Community Volunteer

Ann Yekaldo
US Bank

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