Our Planning Team

The Planning Team is comprised of past Saline Leadership Institute graduates. This team works as the steering committee in overseeing the direction and growth of SLI. It is also responsible for coordinating each year’s class and serves as facilitators at the retreat and monthly sessions.


The full SLI Planning Team includes Diane Biondi Mukkala (Director, Lead Facilitator and Presenter), Robyn Hughes (Facilitator), Brian Puffer (SLI/School Liaison) Cheryl Girvan (Facilitator), Michele Kimmet, Dawn Ducca (Website), Anna Britnell (Communications/Marketing), Sharon Iverson (Administration), Christen Mitchell (Community Liaison), Karrie Waarala (Finance), and Mark Stevenson (Community Outreach and Recruiting).