Board of Directors

The Board for Directors are professional women and men who share a commitment to the University and a willingness to invest their time, talent, and resources for the betterment of the University through fundraising and advocacy.


Foundation Board


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Paul Hanson '84, Board Chair

Vice President of Information Technology
Opportunity Partners
Minnetonka, MN

  • Investment Committee

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Allan Bohlke '86, Vice Chair

Retired Business Development Manager
Albany Molecular Research, Inc.
Woodbury, MN

  • Grants Committee Chair

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Robert Makela '86, Treasurer

Treasurer
Taylor Corporation
North Mankato, MN

  • Audit Committee

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Jennifer Spaude '97, Secretary

Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications
Consolidated Communications
Mankato, MN

  • Governance and Membership Committee

Rodney Brown

Rodney Brown '90

Founder and Managing Partner
Societal/Business Enterprise Solutions
Minneapolis, MN

  • Real Estate Committee

 


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Jim Clark '79

Special Market Developer
Principal Financial Group
Sioux Falls, SD

  • Governance and Membership Chair

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Craig Gomez '78

Chartered Accountant & Certified Public Accountant (Inactive)
Baker Tilly Gomez
Nassau, Bahamas

  • Audit Chair

bobbie-hubbard.jpgBarbara Hubbard

Retired CPA
Los Altos, CA

  • Real Estate Committee

johnson_rod.jpgRod Johnson '80

Business Consultant
Lakeville, MN

  • Grants Committee
  • Real Estate Chair

kaus_barb.jpgBarb Kaus

CEO
Greater Mankato Area United Way
Mankato, MN

  • Grants Committee

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Christine Lantinen '98

President and Owner
Maud Borup Inc.
Plymouth, MN

  • Finance Committee

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Kris Lindahl '08

Chief Executive Officer and Broker
Kris Lindahl Real Estate
Blaine, MN

  • Real Estate Committee

todd-loosbrock.jpgTodd Loosbrock '96

Regional President
US Bank
Mankato, MN

  • Audit Committee

lund_jim.jpgJim Lund '85 '86

CCO and Founding Partner
NorthRock Partners
Minneapolis, MN

  • Investment Chair

Susan Michaletz

Sue Michaletz ‘82

President
Petrie Development Corp
PoppedCorn, LLC
Minnetonka, MN

  • Real Estate Committee



dan-mundahl.jpgDaniel Mundahl '86 '88

VP of Finance & Administration, Adjunct Professor of Political Science
Bethany Lutheran College
Mankato, MN

  • Investment Committee

stuart-sneer.jpgStuart Sneer '85

Retired President
United Prairie Bank

Mankato, MN

  • Governance and Membership Committee

chad-tischer.jpgChad Tischer

Partner
DiMeo Schneider & Associates, LLC
Chicago, IL

  • Investment Committee

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President, CEO, Owner
Vetter Stone Company & Alabama Stone Company
Mankato, MN

  • Finance Committee

Kirsten Voss

Kirsten Voss ‘91

Senior Managing Director
Verde Partners
Minnetonka, MN

  • Investment Committee

wills_darryl.jpgDarryl Wills '88

Senior Vice President Solution Sales
Optum
Eden Praire, MN

  • Grants Committee

bill-wiltgen.jpgBill Wiltgen '80

Retired Director
Raytheon Cybersecurity

Chantilly, VA

  • Finance Committee Chair

Board Emeriti


huebsch_tim.jpgTim Huebsch '02

Sr. Manager
General Mills, Inc
Minneapolis, MN

  • Investment Committee

Ex-Officio Members


Inch_EdwardEdward Inch

President
Minnesota State University, Mankato


randy-reichert.jpgRandy Reichert '79

Alumni Board President
Minnesota State University, Mankato


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Kent Stanley

Vice President University Advancement
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Executive Director
Minnesota State University Mankato Foundation




straka_rick.jpgRichard Straka '09

Vice President Finance & Administration
Minnesota State University, Mankato