Demetrius Chester joined the Affinity Plus Board of Directors in March 2019. Born and raised in St. Paul, Minnesota, Chester's career includes operations, finance, and information technology in the healthcare and financial services industries. He is a Senior Business Systems Analyst with Target Corporation. Amongst a variety of community involvement, he serves on the Board of Directors for Damascus Way Reentry Center and is a member of the Advisory Board for the Communications Studies Department at St. Cloud State University. Chester holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication studies and religious studies, and a Master of Arts degree in human services and executive leadership. He also serves as Senior Pastor at New Covenant Church of God in Christ a historic Black church located in South Minneapolis.