A Wisconsin native, Rikki is a seasoned fundraising professional with more than 10 years of experience working in schools and social services agencies. She first became associated with On Your Feet Foundation almost 15 years ago after placing her daughter, Lena, in an open adoption. Rikki served for many years on On Your Feet Foundation's board of directors and has chaired numerous fundraisers for On Your Feet and other organizations. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin, she loves the Packers, cheese, travel and trying new restaurants. Rikki, her husband, 2 young sons and a bird live in Chicago.