APAC Staff and Board of Directors

Staff

Dave Anderson

Dave joined APAC as its Executive Director in 2004 and, in July 2016, he also assumed the role of executive director with the National Manufactured Home Owners Association (NMHOA). Dave has worked in the nonprofit sector for over 25 years. Previously, he was executive director of the Minnesota Public Interest Research Group (MPIRG), interim executive director of the Minnesota State University Student Association (MSUSA), and associate state director of the Minnesota Senior Federation. Dave holds a Master of Public Affairs from the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs, and is pursuing a Doctorate of Leadership from the University of St. Thomas, which he expects to receive in 2019. He is a member of the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) Manufactured Housing Consensus Council, I'M HOME (Innovations in Manufactured Homes) Network steering committee, Clean Energy States Alliance's Scaling Up Solar for Manufactured Homes Advisory Committee, and Housing Justice Center board of directors. Dave can be reached by email at dave (at) allparksallianceforchange (dot) org.


Dana Amundson

Dana joined APAC as its Community & Legislative Organizer in 2020. She is a graduate of Augsburg University’s Master of Social Work program with a concentration in Multicultural Macro Practice. Dana’s past work experience is primarily in local nonprofits with an emphasis on project management, research and program evaluation, and organizational development. Her passion is to see each individual and community be empowered, and is deeply committed to pursuing equitable opportunities for all people. Dana can be reached at: dana (at) allparksallianceforchange (dot) org


Chad Reed

Chad joined APAC as its VISTA Community Organizer in 2019 and is now a part-time Program Associate. Chad is a Colombian American and was born in Miami, FL. He has been living in the Twin Cities for about seven years, and recently graduated from the University of Minnesota with a bachelor’s degree in landscape architecture with a focus on environmental planning. He is especially interested in issues related to affordable housing and transportation equity, and plans on pursuing a graduate degree in Urban/Regional Planning. Chad can be reached at: chad (at) allparksallianceforchange (dot) org


Owen Hawkins

Owen joined APAC in January 2016 as a part-time Program Associate. He is conducting research on the use of manufactured housing in the Twin Cities metropolitan area and providing policy alternatives to metro cities on how they can incorporate manufactured housing into their 2018 Comprehensive Plan updates. Owen received his Masters of Public Policy from the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs, and earned a bachelor’s degree at Reed College in Portland, OR. He can be reached at: owen (at) allparksallianceforchange (dot) org


Dah-ye Lee

Dah-ye joined APAC as a HECUA intern in 2020. She is an undergraduate student at the University of Minnesota, studying urban studies and sociology. Dah-ye can be reached at: dahye (at) allparksallianceforchange (dot) org


Jake Robbennolt

Jake joined APAC as a HECUA intern in 2020. He is originally from Champaign, IL, and is currently a sophomore at the University of Minnesota. He is pursuing an undergraduate degree in civil engineering with a transportation emphasis, and is also majoring in Urban Studies. Jake can be reached at: jake (at) allparksallianceforchange (dot) org


Board of Directors


Trevor Nelson

Trevor Nelson, President, joined the board in 2018 as a resident of Cimarron Park in Lake Elmo, MN. He is currently leading establishment of the Cimarron resident association. He previously lived in another park in West Fargo for over ten years and is assisting Fargo area residents in establishing a North Dakota state manufactured home owners association. He previously served as Board Treasurer.


Natividad Seefeld

Natividad, First Vice President, joined the board in 2018. She is the President of the Park Plaza Cooperative, a resident-owned community in Fridley, MN. Natividad served as a board member of the ROC USA (Resident Owned Communities USA), a national nonprofit that promotes the development of resident-owned communities, and co-founded the ROC Association Board, which is a national association of resident-owned communities.


Gary Babcock

Gary Babcock, Second Vice President, joined the board in 2011 as a resident of Arden Manor (Arden Hills). He is currently part of the Arden Manor Resident Association. He has been a leader in the fight to protect his community from proposed expansions to highways bordering his community that would cause many of his neighbors to lose their homes. He previously served as Board Secretary, First Vice President, and President.


David Frohman

David, Treasurer, joined the board in 2019 as a resident of Lakeside North in New Brighton, MN.


Denise Bricher

Denise Bricher, Secretary, joined APAC in the summer of 2015 and is currently serving on the Board of Directors. She also serves as the Midwest Area Vice President for the National Manufactured Home Owners Association (NMHOA) and previously was its Associate Treasurer. Denise holds an Associate in Arts degree from Century College and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota. A past resident of Roseville Estates, she currently lives in Beaver Lake Estates in Maplewood and is very interested in manufactured homes/affordable housing issues. She previously served as APAC's President and Second Vice President and in the role of Office Support / Tenant Advocate in APAC's office.


Jacki DeVore

Jacki joined the board in 2011 as a resident of Arden Manor (Arden Hills). She has been a resident member, board member, and volunteer since 2011; serving from 2013 to 2018 in the role of Office Support / Tenant Advocate in APAC's office. She is also an officer of the Arden Manor Resident Association. She has been a leader in the fight to protect her community from proposed expansions to highways bordering her community that would cause many of her neighbors to lose their homes. Previously, she served in other positions, such as Board Treasurer of APAC and Midwest Area Vice President for the National Manufactured Home Owners Association (NMHOA).


Marjory Gilsrud

Marjory joined the board in 2018. She is the President of the Madelia Mobile Village, a resident-owned community in Madelia, MN. Marjory is also a board member of the National Manufactured Home Owners Association (NMHOA), a board member of the ROC USA (Resident Owned Communities USA), a national nonprofit that promotes the development of resident-owned communities, and a member of the ROC Association Board, which is a national association of resident-owned communities. Currently, she is a Direct Service Provider in a home for those with traumatic brain injury where she supports the individuals with their everyday life skills. Some of these individuals are her biggest heroes. Marjory has an AAS in Business Management Travel. She worked in the travel industry for several years.


Lonn Greenlee

Lonn joined the board in 2018 as a resident of Beaver Lakes Estate in Maplewood, MN. He previously lived in another Maplewood park, St. Paul Cabins, which closed in 2007.


Stephanie Ibarra

Stephanie Ibarra joined the board in 2015 as a resident of Madelia Mobile Village (Madelia). She is the current park manager and the past board president of her resident-owned park community. She previously served as APAC's First Vice President.


Cindy Erickson

Cindy Erickson joined the board in 2019 as a resident of Lakeside North in New Brighton, MN.