Dustin Pepper was born and raised in Ypsilanti, Michigan. A graduate of Eastern Michigan University he has worked with various nonprofits, both local as well as national, in their operations, business development and planning functions. A member of the Ypsilanti FIRST Robotics Boosters, Inc. for 10 seasons (6 as a mentor to the high school students and 4 as a high school student) Dustin focused on public speaking, business plan development and budgeting for the organization. As a member of a national nonprofit, Dustin was a part of the senior management team acting as the Senior Director – Operations where his focus was on policy review and improvement. Along with the Recurrent Meningitis Association, Dustin is currently involved in two other nonprofits focused on Business Development and Corporate Growth.
Dustin’s hope is to bring the necessary leadership to help grow the Recurrent Meningitis Association and to guide the organization to a world without recurrent meningitis.
Dustin Pepper, our Executive Director, recently had the opportunity to write a post for our partner, the Confederation of Meningitis Organisations (CoMO), about the importance of partnerships. You can read the post here.