Renée comes to EmberHope Youthville from Rainbows United, where she also served as VP of Human Resources. She also worked with the Sedgwick County Department of Health and Human Services after over a decade working with ChildServ, a child service organization in the Chicago area. Renée holds an MBA and a Master of Human Resources Management and Development from National-Louis University as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Communication from Lewis University.
Michael has a held a variety of positions with non-profits, including Chair of the Pension and Health Benefits Committee for the Great Plains United Methodist Annual Conference and member of the UMC’s Annual Conference Investment Committee, as well as the Board of Directors for the United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, where he chairs the Investment Committee. He has also served on the Board of Trustees at Friends University as Treasurer and chair of the Investment and Pension committees. Michael earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business with a minor in Accounting as well as a Master’s degree in Management, all from Friends University.
Previously, Reverend Hasty served on the Kansas West Conference Council on Finance and Administration and as a Candidate and Clergy Mentor for the Board of Ordained Ministry. He also has served on the Conference Nominating Committee and the Commission on Camps and Agencies. In the Dodge City Distrcit, he serves on the District Committee on Superintendency. He has also previously served on the Hutchinson and Salina District Committees on Ordained Ministry. Reverend Hasty received his M. Div degree from Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary and his BBA degree from Wichita State.