The Completely KIDS Guild presented a check to Omaha nonprofit Completely KIDS and announced the 2013 executive board at its recent Guild Annual Meeting.

The guild presented Completely KIDS Executive Director Penny Parker with a check for $355,000, the amount raised from the guild’s two annual fundraising events – the Completely KIDS Author Luncheon and Big Red Tailgate.

During the annual meeting, current President Brenda Christensen passed the gavel to incoming President Annette Byman, who introduced the 2013 executive board: Kris Schaff, president-elect; Ashley Trankle, treasurer; Jen Alloway, treasurer-elect; Ann Marie Abboud, secretary; Beth Groh, vice president community; Catherine Mahoney, vice president fundraising; and Brenda Christensen, advisor.

New guild board members for 2013 include: Kate Brownrigg, Amy Grohe, Lori Kardell, Jenny Kluver, Kristin Lewis, Regan Mackintosh, Kara Plumb, Arlene Porezelt, Marjean Stamm, Emily Wageman and Carrie Weiler.

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