Amplify GR Open House, May 2017

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Meet Our Team

Jon Ippel

Executive Director

As a Grand Rapids native, Jon spent 10 years working with the City of Orlando, Florida, where he served as both the sustainability director and the senior aide to the chief administrative officer.

Willie Patterson

Community Engagement Director

Prior to joining Amplify GR, Willie served as LINC’s neighborhood services manager and the main community liaison for the Believe 2 Become initiative. Willie brings close to a decade of community engagement experience to the team.

Bethany Underwood

Program Assistant

As the program assistant for Amplify GR, Bethany keeps things in order and helps us stay connected to our partners and community.