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Meet the Team

Northland Arboretum Staff

Candice Zimmermann

Executive Director

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Kelly Hughes

Events Coordinator

Karen Lively


Shelly Stanley

Membership Coordinator

Lacey Doboszenski

Volunteer & Office Coordinator


Lacey is an adventure and nature enthusiast who is excited to join the team. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin Stout with a degree in Tourism Management. In addition to working at the Arboretum Lacey is a yoga teacher and gymnastics coach at the Brainerd Family YMCA and she also writes for Lake Country Journal Magazine. In her spare time, she loves hiking, biking, running, cooking, snowboarding, fishing, and spending time with her family and friends. She is also an avid traveler and especially loves cross country road trips and exploring Americas National Parks.

Rick Hines

Grounds & Maintenance

Rob Carlson

Grounds & Maintenance


Katie Holtz

Front Desk

Loni Heldt

Front Desk

Lori Wick

Front Desk

DeAnn Caddy

Front Desk & Volunteer

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