• Board of Trustees Membership


    Officers

    Brenda Edmondson Heim ’77
    Chair
    Director (Ret.)
    Caring for Kids Initiative
    Wayzata, Minnesota

    Ms. Ellen E. Watters
    Vice Chair
    Principal
    Ellen Watters Consulting, Inc.
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Roberta Saunders
    Secretary
    High School Teacher (Ret.)
    Wayzata, Minnesota

    Jeanne M. Forneris
    Treasurer
    Senior Vice President
    Corfigo, Inc.
    Minneapolis, Minnesota


    Trustees

    Paul Ablan ’82
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Minnesota Lawyers Mutual
    Insurance Company
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Chad R. Bester ’02
    Partner, Senior Vice President-Investments
    Mount Yale Capital Group
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Lorinda Burgess
    VP and CFO Americas Finance
    Medtronic
    Tonka Bay, Minnesota

    Richard J. Chaffee, Jr.
    Owner
    Chaffee & Associates LLC
    Long Lake, Minnesota

    Paul M. Dadlez JD ’94
    Director, Wealth Advisory Services
    Alerus
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Robin Dietz-Mayfield ’77 JD ’93
    Attorney, Robin Dietz-Mayfield
    Woodbury, Minnesota

    Bryce Doty ’88
    Senior VP/Senior Portfolio Manager
    Sit Investment Associates, Inc.
    Edina, Minnesota

    Winston Folkers ’57
    President
    Folkers Associates
    Cincinnati, Ohio

    Cindy Gregorson ’81
    Assistant to the Bishop/ Director of Connectional Ministries
    Minnesota Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Patrick C. Hectorne ’75
    Vice President and Treasurer (Ret.)
    The Limited, Inc.
    Sioux Falls, South Dakota

    Jenny Keil
    Professor Emerita
    Hamline University
    Ann Arbor, Michigan

    Robert C. Klas, Jr. ’75
    Chief Executive Officer
    Tapemark Company
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Matthew Massman ’88
    Executive Director
    Minnesota Inter-County Association
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

     

    Fayneese S. Miller, Ph.D. (ex officio)
    President
    Hamline University
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Reuben Moore MBA ’12
    President and Executive Officer
    Minnesota Community Care
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Andrea Mowery ’93
    President
    Mowery Communications, LLC
    Eagan, Minnesota

    John Packard ’75
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Steel Market Update, Inc.
    Hobe Sound, Florida

    Stephen L. Richards
    Senior Pastor
    Messiah United Methodist Church
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Mariah F. Tollgaard
    Lead Pastor
    Hamline Church United Methodist
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Marcia E. Urban JD ’82
    Senior Wealth Planning Consultant
    BMO Wealth Management
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Warren S. Watson
    Vice President (Ret.)
    Medtronic
    New Brighton, Minnesota

    Don Weida ’72
    Human Resources (Ret.)
    3M Company
    Summit, New Jersey

    Rich M. Wien ’68
    Chief Executive Officer
    WienCO Ltd.
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Dennis Williams ’94
    Senior Vice President Corporate Social Responsibility
    WarnerMedia
    Brooklyn, New York

    Jai Winston
    St. Paul Program Director
    John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

     

    Life Trustees

    Kay L. Fredericks*
    President and CEO
    TREND Enterprises, Inc.
    North Oaks, Minnesota

    Gwen Lerner JD ’78
    Attorney (Ret.)
    The General Counsel, Ltd.
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Katherine Austin Mahle
    Coordinator of Congregational Resources (Ret.)
    Minnesota Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church
    Golden Valley, Minnesota

    Thomas J. McGough, Sr.
    Chairman
    McGough Companies
    North Oaks, Minnesota

    Kita L. McVay *
    Director
    Minnwest Corporation
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Ronald A. Mitsch ’56 *
    Vice Chairman & Executive Vice President (Ret.)
    3M, Inc.
    North Oaks, Minnesota

    Rozanne L. Ridgway ’57 LLD (hon.) ’78
    Ambassador (Ret.)
    Arlington, Virginia

    John G. Turner*
    Chairman
    Hillcrest Capital Partners
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Kenneth B. Woodrow*
    Vice Chairman (Ret.)
    Target Corporation
    Minneapolis, Minnesota


    * Chair Emeritus