Executive Director

Jon Aga


A native of Nisswa and a Brainerd High School graduate, Jon is excited to return to the Lakes Area and understands from personal experience the caring power of our local community. Prior to joining the United Way, Jon served as Associate Director of Mental Health Services at Tasks Unlimited in Minneapolis, where he developed and lead a number of mental health, housing, and homeless outreach programs throughout the Twin Cities metro area. Jon has his Master’s degree in Educational Psychology from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities and his Bachelor’s degree from St. Olaf College