People with passion


Jocelyn Beard (chair)

Work: Community Relations Manager at Tubman
Fun Fact: I love dogs and to brighten my day, I watch videos that include puppies and babies; it certainly brightens my day.

Barry Schade (treasurer)

Work: Retired after 35 years working in environmental protection
Fun Fact: I love taking care of plants and digging in the dirt.

Jessica Jerney (secretary)

Work: MN Coalition Against Sexual Assault
Fun Fact: I volunteered for the Annex for 6 years as a receptionist.

Martha Pakan (past chair)

Work: Retired
Fun Fact: I run half marathons and play handbells.


Scott Dyer 

Work: Retired. Former family physician at Fremont Community Clinic and volunteer physician at the Annex and N.I.P. clinic.
Fun Fact: I grow vegetables in my backyard garden, including up to 40 tomato plants which provide a freezer full of roasted tomatoes for a taste of summer through the winter.

Annie-Laurie McRee

Work: Faculty in Adolescent Health at the University of Minnesota
Fun Fact: I like big dogs. I’ve had ones that weigh as much or more than I do!


Sandy Naughton

Work: Health Educator for Health Start, a program of West Side Community Health Services
Fun Fact: I just completed my third triathlon as one of the more “senior” participants…. and also one of the slower finishers.

Jen Tregarthen

Work: Strategist and Client Consultant at Lockton Companies
Fun Fact: Jen is a Manchu-Miler, completing a grueling 25-mile overnight ruck march amid the northernmost reaches of the Republic of Korea while she served in the U.S. Army. The movement takes its name from a march undertaken by the 9th Infantry Regiment soldiers during the Chinese “Boxer Rebellion” in 1900.


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Annex Teen Clinic

The Annex Teen Clinic helps young people take charge of their sexual health by providing confidential health services and education.

Your privacy is the law

Your right to access these services without anyone’s permission is protected by law. Confidentiality is important to us because we know it’s important to you.

Upcoming Events

  1. It’s That Easy! A Free Parent Workshop

    January 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. Healthy Online Presentation

    January 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
  3. Teens & Us Workshop (English)

    February 2 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
  4. Conversando con nuestros jóvenes acerca de sexualidad

    February 2 @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

Annex Teen Clinic