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Meet the Team
Nikki Schleich, Chief Executive Officer
Nikki has been with Big Brothers Big Sisters since July of 2015. She is originally from Gallup, New Mexico. She holds a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management and is also holds a Level 1 Secondary teaching certification. Before coming to Wyoming she was a Mid School Reading teacher. She is currently working on her Master's Degree in Public Administration and also does part-time fundraising work for the Park County Animal Shelter.
In her free time Nikki enjoys spending time outdoors. She moved to Wyoming with the hopes of getting to live adventurous lifestyle, and she has definitely taken advantage of all that outdoor Wyoming has to offer! On the weekends you can find her with her two Australian Shepherd pups, Jackson and August, camping, paddle boarding, hiking, or fishing. Nikki also enjoys spending time with her family and fixing up her house.
(307) 754-3338 OR 800-294-9700 x105
PO Box 368
145 N. Bent St. #204B
Powell, WY 82435
Gary Sutherland, Chief Financial Officer
Gary joined Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Wyoming as Chief Financial Officer in 2010. Prior to this role, Gary was the Accounting Manager for Admiral Beverage Corporation for 30 years. Gary holds a B.S. in Commerce, with an Education Certification.
Gary is extremely active in Worland by volunteering with the following organizations; Worland United Methodist Church, Pepsi Wyoming State BBQ & Bluegrass Festival, Katrina Recovery Mission, community choir, Christmas Basket Program, being a Big Brother, Green Hills Golf Course. Gary is married to his amazing wife Laura. They enjoy golfing, fishing and visiting their grandchildren.
Jennifer Wetherbee, Program Manager (Washakie County, Hot Springs County, Big Horn County)
Jennifer Wetherbee is a 6th generation Washakie County resident and has lived in Worland for 44 years. Jennifer graduated from Worland High School and went on to Northwest College where she received her Associate of Science degree in Travel Sciences. She has one daughter, Morgan, who is married and lives in Bremerton, Washington.
Jennifer first started with Big Brothers Big Sisters back in 2004 as the Program Manager for Hot Springs County. She later came back to us in October of 2013 where she enrolled as an AmeriCorps member. She served 900 hours in her community that first year. Jennifer was then hired on as the Program Manager for Hot Springs, South Big Horn and Washakie County.
Jennifer enjoys refinishing furniture, spending time in the great outdoors, travelling, having lunch with her Little Brother Jacob and doing crafts with her Little Sister Amiee. Jennifer is the President of the Big Horn Basin Concerts Association, volunteers for the Wyoming State BBQ Championship & Bluegrass Festival, a Wyoming Cowboys supporter and many other worthwhile endeavors in her community.
PO Box 1757
1313 Big Horn Avenue
Worland, Wyoming 82401
Hot Springs County
Thermopolis, WY 82443
Big Horn County
Greybull, WY 82426
Danica Prom, Program Manager (Fremont County)
Danica has been with Big Brothers Big Sisters since April 2016 and grew up in Riverton, WY she graduated from Riverton High School in 2010. Danica attended college at the University of Wyoming in Laramie, WY and graduated in 2015 with her Bachelor's Degree in Social Work. While at the University of Wyoming, she interned at Greater Wyoming Big Brothers Big Sisters' Progressive Youth and Diversion Programs. The two programs worked with first-time youth offenders and multiple-time youth offenders. Through the internship, she was also a 300 hr AmeriCorps Member.
After graduating from the University of Wyoming, Danica moved back to Riverton, WY to be closer to her family. She worked for Wind River Job Corps for 8 months before starting at Big Brothers Big Sisters. Danica also volunteers for Fremont County Libraries and became an active member of the Suicide Prevention Taskforce through Prevention Management Organization (PMO). She enjoys being with family & friends, taking pictures, and traveling.
324 E Washington St
PO Box 304
Riverton, WY 82501
Tess Mitchell, Program Director (Park County)
(307) 754-3338 OR 800-294-9700 x103
Board of Directors
Connie Jo Clark, President
Nancy Frederick, Vice President
Retired School Teacher
Rev. Tim Trippel, Secretary
Grace Lutheran Church
Mary Buchanan, Treasurer
Retired Prevention Specialist
Farmers Insurance Agent