Irmadene connects with people in a “real” way whether it is 1:1 or in a group setting.  She gains trust with others quickly and is able to positively influence them to make change and grow.  She knows the challenges and rewards of being a leader and the stories she tells about her personal experience as a leader helps people see how they, too, can become leaders who make a difference.


Carol KvidtSr Regional Director, Operations, Ecumen