FamilyMeans Leadership

Everyone needs support at some point in their life. At FamilyMeans we have highly-skilled staff members and a wide range of resources to help guide you through life’s challenges. We believe that communities thrive when families and individuals are healthy, strong, and resilient. That is why FamilyMeans is here. 

Meet our Management Team

FamilyMeans management team has more than 90 years of experience collectively with the agency, allowing for a unique set of skills and expertise. With a mission-driven and client-centered focus, our management team and staff members are committed to providing timely support for the core issues that shape the lives of the individuals who come to FamilyMeans. 


Arba-Della Beck, MSW, MBA, President


Jim Kroening, Director of Financial Solutions & Operations


Katie McNulty, Director of Development & Communications


Karen Reier, Director of Finance


Erin Rowlson, LMFT, Clinical Director of Counseling & Therapy


Beth Wiggins, MSW, LISW, Director of Caregiving & Aging


Tom Yuska, MA, Director of Youth Development

To contact a management team member, call FamilyMeans at 651-439-4840 or email

Meet Our Board Members

The FamilyMeans Board of Directors is comprised of local leaders who are dedicated to carrying out our mission and guiding FamilyMeans to success. They are passionate about the community and the many services we provide.

FamilyMeans Board

FamilyMeans Board of Directors 2018-2019
Arba-Della Beck, President
Elizabeth McGinley, Board Chair
Cary Stewart, Treasurer
Kristin Kroll, Secretary
Johan Nielsen, Past Board Chair
Charles Bransford, MD
Brad Hallett
Heidi Hubbard, MD
Brian Gunderson
Lynn Ogburn
Jess Peterson
Don Schuld
Susannah Torseth
Linda Skoglund
Josh Zignego