Jeff Mertens

Board Member at Large • He/Him/His

Jeff has over 25 years of experience in building, construction, and project management. He joined the Board in September 2016. Progress Valley provides valuable experiences by networking with senior executives and seasoned business leaders, outside of his own profession. Volunteering on the board is a leadership opportunity to actively serve others. Supporting the cause of Progress Valley is a privilege to make a difference in our local communities as well as advance their mission. Progress Valley is a special place that creates opportunities in giving people second chances and Jeff is always so pleased of hearing the many stories of life changes clients have made.

Job Title & Employer: Regional Sales Manager, Waltham Equipment

They Believed in Me

“This is a good program for people who are trying to get better. When no one believed in me, they did, and now I am a new person. Progress Valley really works.” — Progress Valley alum

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Life can be hard, and the road ahead isn’t always clear. But you don’t have to walk it alone. Find your next step at Progress Valley. Contact one easy number, 952-956-3100, for new clients and existing clients scheduling their next appointment.

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Founded in 1972, Progress Valley is a Minneapolis-St. Paul area-based nonprofit provider of services for people with emotional and mental health challenges and/or substance use issues related to drugs or alcohol. Community members can find therapy and mental health counseling at our Bloomington Mental Health Clinic. Clients from all over Minnesota and the nation can find help with substance use challenges with us as well.


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