Our Team

Our Team Members

Sarah Beckman

Executive Director: she/her
Sarah is a systems thinker and always looking for ways to improve processes, collaborate and ensure impact is measured and achieved.

Sarah grew up in Wausau, WI and is a first generation college graduate who earned her bachelor’s degree in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay and master’s degree in Business Administration from St. Norbert College. Sarah has been named Young Professional of the Year by the Greater Green Bay Chamber of Commerce (2017), Outstanding Emerging Leader by Brown County United Way (2017), a Top 10 Young Professional of the Year by the Sheboygan County Chamber of Commerce (2019), and Outstanding Recent Alumni from the University of Wisconsin–Green Bay (2023).

Volunteerism has been a huge part of Sarah’s life from an early age to present day. She has volunteered globally in Guatemala, enjoys volunteering when traveling throughout the United States and has served on committees and boards throughout northeast Wisconsin. In her free time, Sarah enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, cooking, home improvement projects and exploring the outdoors with activities like hiking and kayaking.

Sarah can be contacted at: sarah@achievebrowncounty.org or 920-593-1051.

 

Todd Sutton

Director of Continuous Improvement: he/him

Todd grew up in Beloit, WI, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.  He has more than 25 years of experience serving the community through various roles within local nonprofits including the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Fox Valley, NAMI Fox Valley, COTS, and Goodwill. Todd is certified in Lean Six Sigma and is passionate about using continuous improvement methodology to identify and implement optimal solutions so agencies can better serve people and enhance their lives.

Todd loves spending time with his wife and four children, and enjoys camping, kayaking, fishing, remodeling projects, and fixing classic cars/trucks.

Todd can be contacted at: tsutton@achievebrowncounty.org or 920-593-1057.

 

Atithi Ghimire

Data Manager Trainee: (she/her)

Atithi was born and raised in Nepal, a country renowned for its stunning beauty. Atithi has always been determined to advocate for equality and opportunity for all.

In a developing country where technology is a challenge, she obtained her Bachelor’s in Computer Science and Information Technology (2019) and earned her Master’s degree in Computer Science at Montclair State University – New Jersey (2023), earning recognition as the Best Student Employee of 2023. Atithi’s superpower? It’s her boundless love affair with data and technology! She loves working with numbers, codes—basically, anything that involves science and technology. She volunteers virtually to help underprivileged girls in Nepal and has worked on various social causes, from banning plastic bags to assisting earthquake victims. Her journey has taught her the transformative power of education and she wants the same opportunities for everyone.

Atithi’s journey isn’t just about achievements—it’s about fun too. She’s braved the world’s second-highest bungee jump, the world’s second-highest swing, and has experienced paragliding and rafting. And when it’s time to relax, you’ll find her cheering on her favorite soccer teams and watching and reciting every episode of Friends with a smile.

Atithi can be contacted at: atithi@achievebrowncounty.org or 920-593-1054.

Ashley Bethke

Grants & Major Gifts Manager: she/her

Building community is much more than a job, it’s who I am, and I enjoy telling the story of nonprofits and their impact on all corners of the community. Positive change has rippling effects and I am inspired by people who want to make transformational change happen.

As a first-generation college student who grew up in Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Ashley was surrounded by a strong community of family and friends who ensured she had the opportunities she needed to achieve her goals. This led to a bachelor’s degree in German Education from UW La Crosse, a master’s degree in Sports Management, and US National Coaching certifications in soccer. After teaching classes and coaching sports at both the high school university level, she was drawn to do more collaborative work in the Green Bay Area. In 2021 she received a Future 15 Young Professional award for her achievements at the Greater Green Bay Community Foundation and Greater Green Bay Chamber.

Ashley enjoys volunteering and supports our community by serving on boards and committees and mentoring those new to non-profit careers. In her free time, Ashley and her husband enjoy a variety of hobbies which typically include the outdoors and adventure: Whitewater kayaking, mountain biking, snowboarding, skateboarding, hiking, snowshoeing, curling, and so many others.

Ashley can be contacted at: abethke@achievebrowncounty.org or 920-593-1052.

Kaelyn Ahoha

Communication Specialist: she/her or they/them

Kaelyn has a heart for community problem-solving, and has worked for and volunteered with many nonprofits, both as a marketing/communications professional and as a direct services volunteer. She grew up in Portage, WI, and earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts with an emphasis in Graphic Design from the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point. She is a graduate of Leadership Fox Cities through the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce (2020) and has been named as a Future 15 award recipient through PULSE Young Professionals (2021).

Kaelyn enjoys spending time with her friends and family, having a big cup of coffee at the ready, and learning all she can about native gardening.

Kaelyn can be contacted at: kahola@achievebrowncounty.org or 920-593-1053.

 

Michelle Korth

Operations Assistant: she/her

Michelle works part-time for ABC as our Operations Assistant. She grew up in Green Bay, WI and returned to teach in the area after earning her bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education from the University of WisconsinStevens Point. Michelle spent ten years teaching second grade in Green Bay and is excited to stay connected to education through her work at ABC.

Michelle enjoys spending time with family and friends, learning more about nonprofits, and reading in her free time.

Michelle can be contacted at: mkorth@achievebrowncounty.org or 920-593-1055.

 

Our Contractors

Mary Klos

Senior Data Analyst: she/her
Mary is thrilled to be working where she can put her decades of experience in data analysis toward a good purpose – helping all kids achieve success in their careers and personal lives. 

Mary is a part-time contractor with Achieve Brown County. Much of Mary’s career has been spent doing market research, forecasting and strategic planning for Wisconsin Public Service Corporation. More recently, she has worked as a consultant helping utilities and states across the country to evaluate their energy efficiency programs. Along the way, Mary has helped build local community by being a Girl Scout leader, a soccer coach, a Destination Imagination coach, a Sunday School teacher, the local coordinator of the SHARE food program, and a regular visitor to inmates in the Wisconsin Correctional system. 

Mary can be contacted at: mary@achievebrowncounty.org.

 

Corinna Eiden

Accountant: she/her

Corinna is a part-time contractor with Achieve Brown County.
Corinna’s full bio will be coming soon!
 

Corinna can be contacted at: acctng@achievebrowncounty.org.