MADCO Board Of Directors

Ken Tucker

Board president

Ken Tucker

Ken serves as the chief marketing strategist for Changescape Web, which he founded in 2005. Changescape Web is a Digital Marketing and Website Design Agency specializing in comprehensive integrated marketing strategies and campaigns for small and mid-sized businesses. Specialties include search engine optimization, website design, reputation management, social media marketing, lead generation, and marketing automation. He has several marketing certifications, and was an adjunct professor at the St Charles Community College where he taught one of the first social media marketing classes for college credit.


He has written several books available on Amazon on reputation management, social media, and content marketing. He served as Co-Chair of the St. Charles County Chambers of Commerce Technology Committee, and also served on the Board of Directors for the Greater St. Charles County Chamber and the Cottleville-Weldon Spring Chamber. He has a BA in Philosophy and an Master of Public Administration from Missouri State, where he also served as a graduate assistant in the Student Activities Department. Prior to starting Changescape Web, he served as Vice President of Solutions for Rose International.

Reena Venkatesan - Board Member

board member

Reena Venkatesan

Namaste! Hello! from Reena Venkatesan. Reena was born & brought up in North India. She did her schooling & undergraduate studies in Science in North India. She received her professional degree in Occupational Therapy from Christian Medical College & Hospital, Vellore and thereafter got the privilege to pioneer the Occupational Therapy Department at a mission hospital in North India.


Tied the knot in 1993 to Dr  Arun Venkatesan & moved to U.S.A in 1994. Worked as an Occupational therapist in a health care setting until 1997 and chose to pursue the joy of motherhood for her three children including a son with Down Syndrome & Autism. Being a parent & a therapist has been the greatest adventure of her life & an asset to help support educate & advocate families for their special child. She stays current with her OT license &  has been a member of Missouri Occupational Therapy Association.


Apart from above she served as a Coordinator for the Early Childhood Program at MPC Church for over 10 yrs (2007 - 2017) In 2017 she stepped into the role of serving as a full time case manager for her son with special need  to coach & train him in vocational skills until a program became available in 2018 at Bloom Cafe. She continues to serve the special need program for adults by volunteering & providing resources as they become available for community/vocational opportunities.


Some of her favorite interests are inspiring healthy eating & writing inspirational posts, advocating for awareness, acceptance and inclusion at any opportunity she gets for individuals with disabilities. Along with her family she is an avid outdoor enthusiast & loves hitting the road at any opportunity, and of course, travelling abroad. She loves a good laugh and believes that one must make an intentional effort to make our world a better place.

Glennetta Haymon, Board Member

vice president

Glennetta Haymon

Glennetta Haymon, Esq. is a St. Louis native, and assists clients in St. Louis, St. Charles, and other surrounding areas with business, estate planning, entertainment, and contract issues. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri, Columbia, where she earned bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Interdisciplinary Studies. She obtained a degree in Law from Arizona Summit Law School and a master’s degree in Forensic Psychology.

Since embarking on her legal career, Glennetta has gained significant experience within various areas of the law. She served as a volunteer mediator for the Arizona Justice Courts as well as a legal secretary, paralegal, office manager, and attorney. Glennetta is a proud member of The Missouri Bar, Mound City Bar, Young Lawyers Division Member, Focus St. Louis-Emerging Leader Fall 2017 Graduate, St. Louis Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts, American Association of Notaries, and Focus St. Louis-Emerging Leader Fall 2017.

Tricia Zweier

Secretary

Tricia Zweier

Tricia is an Associate Professor of Dance at Lindenwood University, where she teaches mostly contemporary and jazz techniques, dance history, dance & technology, and dance science courses. She earned a Master of Science in Kinesiology and a Master of Fine Arts in Dance, with a concentration in choreography, from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Zweier performed with Leverage Dance Theater, The Atlantic City Ballet and Flatlands Dance Theatre, as well as international tours in the cruise line industry as a lead dancer and dance captain. Other performance credits include the works of Hanya Holm, Merce Cunningham, Martha Graham, Sean Curran, Mark Dendy, and Nejla Yatkin.

Her recent creative works seek to embody historical people, places, and events in an effort to bring underrepresented, forgotten, or misinterpreted historical narratives to the dancing body. These works have been showcased in national festivals including The Boston Contemporary Dance Festival and The Detroit Dance City Festival. She has also been commissioned to create original work for The Center for Contemporary Dance Pre-professional Student Intensive (Orlando, FL), The College of Lake County (Grayslake, IL), and Texas Tech University (Lubbock, TX), amongst others. Zweier’s scholarly research focuses on integrating kinesiology with dance to promote healthy training practices. She regularly presents her research at conferences including The National Dance Education Organization, The Missouri Dance Organization, The International Association for Dance Medicine and Science, and serves as the Operations Coordinator for The Dance Science and Somatics Educators.

Gino Meranda - Board Member

Board member

Gino Meranda

Gino retired from Boeing in 2019.  His professional specialties include Systems Engineering, Process Improvement, Change Management, and Workshop Facilitation. Gino holds several certificates in Process Analysis, Quality Improvement, Root Cause Analysis, Problem Solving and Lean / Six Sigma Process Improvement.

He has a BA in Business Management from Fontbonne University.

He served 6 Years in the U.S. Navy as an Electronics Technician where he served aboard the USS New Orleans, a helicopter carrier (LPH-11) out of San Diego, CA. He later served at NAS Alameda stationed at the naval airfield in the heart of San Francisco Bay.

Gino was born in San Francisco, and grew up in the turbulent and crazy 60s & 70s in SF and other areas of northern Calif. He relocated to St Louis after an honorable discharge from USN.

Gino devotes much of his time to enjoying retirement and helping others. He supports the STL Food Bank through various food distributions throughout the STL region. Supports Habitat for Humanity on the Site Selection Committee. He enjoys traveling the world, sailing on Carlyle Lake, golf, frisbee golf, hiking, and ballroom dancing with his fabulous wife Sandra.  They have been married for 25+ wonderful years.