VISTA Services Manager Katie received her Bachelor's of Art and Holistic Health from Georgian Court University and a Master's in Nonprofit Management from UMSL. Katie has a passion for trivia, tea, service and America. She hopes to one day be on Amazing Race.
VISTA Services Coordinator Megan is a graduate of St. Louis University where she earned her Bachelor's in Psychology. Originally from Denver, Colorado, Megan enjoys playing volleyball, cooking and exploring Forest Park.
Danielle graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor’s in History and Psychology and a Master’s in Political Science. After 8 years of teaching high school social studies, Danielle is eager to learn about and be a part of Mission: St. Louis. You can find Danielle partaking in the different cultural and community events around St. Louis or anywhere outside-from a patio to hiking a trail.
Case Management Specialist Ariel has a BSW from SIUE and has recently graduated from UMSL with her MSW. She is dedicated to helping older adults age in place and thrive in the community. Her hobbies include cooking, outdoor activities, road trips and spending time with friends.
Todd came to St. Louis 20 years ago from the Northwest suburbs of Chicago. Upon arriving in the Lou, he entered the skilled trades as a carpenter apprentice building custom homes. A few years after obtaining his journey level status, Todd started his own general contracting business specializing in home remodeling and repair. In his spare time, Todd enjoys spending time with his family, watching a ball game, and coaching his son’s baseball and soccer teams.
Jacob has a degree in Criminal Justice Administration and Law Enforcement from Missouri Southern State University. He has lived in South Korea for over a year, used to be a zip-line guide and has climbed the highest peak in Rocky Mountain National Park.
Chris has is Associate Degree in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Technology and Mechanics. He is excited to join the Mission: St. Louis team and in his free time Chris loves to immerse himself in anything science related and enjoys reading.
Carmesha graduated from Florida A&M University with a major in Psychology and a minor in African American Studies. She has lived abroad in Accra, Ghana and enjoys doing yoga, traveling and trying new foods. Carmesha is currently applying for a dual degree; MPH/MSW in the fall of 2019.
Teresita has a B.A. in Biology from Drake University. She enjoys gardening, traveling and learning Spanish. She hopes to travel to Spain or Latin America and fully submerge herself in the culture. She is also a national wellness consultant that specializes in traditional remedies and reiki.
Jane received her B.A. in Psychology from Saint Louis University. She enjoys praying, spending time with her family, and feeding the homeless at Saint Vincent DePaul and Saints Peter and Paul Catholic churches.
AJ graduated from Riverview Gardens High School and attended the Art Institute of Atlanta for visual communications and graphic design. He enjoys traveling, music/video production, graphic art, photography and basically all things tech.