Alexis G. began working as a Prevention Specialist at CFR in June 2020. She attended Winona State University, where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Public Health: Community Health. Alexis is from Wisconsin originally, attended college in Minnesota, and is currently enjoying living in Iowa. She is becoming an expert in all things Midwest! In her free time, Alexis enjoys spending time with friends & family.
Ben was born and raised in Webster City and began working with CFR as a Prevention Specialist in October 2017. He attended Iowa State University, where he majored in Exercise Science with a minor in Business. Ben currently lives in Webster City and enjoys traveling, spending time with his family, and playing sports. He is also a coach for the Webster City High School varsity football team and an assistant 7th grade boy's basketball coach.
Chelsea E. joined the CFR prevention team in October 2020 as a Prevention Specialist. She attended the University of Northern Iowa where she received her Bachelor’s degree in Health Promotion and a minor in Family Studies. In 2016, she also received her Holistic Health Practitioner diploma with an emphasis in Holistic Nutrition and Life Coaching from the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts in Tempe, AZ. Born and raised in Webster City, Chelsea currently resides in her hometown where she enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, and quality time with friends and family.
Mickie S. began working at CFR in July 2013 as the SPF SIG (Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant) Coordinator and is now the Coordinator for the Webster
County Iowa Partnerships for Success (IPFS) grant. She has also been employed at The Dance Connection as a tumbling instructor since 2008.
Mickie was born and raised in Webster City. After working at Electrolux for one month shy of 12 years, she decided to make the most of the opportunity to go back to college.
Mickie graduated Summa Cum Laude from Buena Vista University in June 2013. She has bachelor's degrees in Criminal Justice and Human Services, along with a minor in Psychology.
When not at work, Mickie loves spending time with her two daughters. She enjoys sharing the love of dance and tumbling with her girls.
Todd joined CFR in December 2018 as a Prevention Specialist. Todd received both his Bachelor of Science degree in English & Secondary Education and his Master of Arts degree in literature from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Todd looks forward to networking with Iowan residents and leaders to further improve the health of local communities.
Shelly Z. has worked for Community and Family Resources’ Prevention Department in a variety of roles; most recently supervising the Prevention Department. Shelly has an undergraduate degree in Elementary Education from Buena Vista University, a Master of Public Health degree from Des Moines University, and maintains certification as a Certified Prevention Specialist. Shelly enjoys spending time with family and friends and reading in her free time.