• Board of Trustees Membership


    Officers

    Dale E. Peterson '70
    Chair
    VP of Computer Systems and Programming
    West Publishing Company (Ret.)
    Mendota Heights, Minnesota

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

    Roberta Ewing Saunders
    Secretary
    High School Educator (Ret.)
    Orono High School
    Wayzata, Minnesota

    Jay Novak
    Treasurer
    Advisor
    Aethlon Capital LLC
    Minneapolis, Minnesota   

     


    Trustees

    Karen Bach
    Marketing and Customer Service Director
    Phillips and Temro
    Edina, Minnesota

    Arthur D. Becker ‘72
    Regional Marketing Manager (Ret.), Microelectronics Division, IBM Corporation
    Mooresville, North Carolina

    Michael C. Brilley
    President, Sit Fixed Income and Senior Fixed Income Officer
    Sit Investment Associates
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Lorinda Burgess
    Vice President, Finance - Americas Region
    Medtronic
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Ching-Meng Chew
    President and CEO
    Sinar LLC
    Plymouth, Minnesota

    Doron Clark ‘00
    Compliance Director: Training, CMM., Policy and Ethics
    Medtronic, Inc.
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Nneka Constantino
    Assistant VP and Senior Financial Advisor
    Global Wealth Management
    Merrill Lynch
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

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

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

    Bryce A. Doty '88
    Sr. VP and Sr. Portfolio Manager
    Sit Fixed Income Advisors
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Winston Folkers '57
    President
    Folkers Associates
    Cincinnati, Ohio

    Jeanne M. Forneris
    SVP, Strategy and General Counsel (Ret.)
    Bioventus LLC
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Denise Holloman
    Principal and Chief Advisor
    DAH Operations Advisors
    Shorewood, Minnesota

    Peter Janzen '81, JD '84
    SVP and CEO
    Land O'Lakes, Inc.
    Arden Hills, Minnesota

    Jenny Keil
    Professor Emeritus
    Hamline University
    Atlanta, Georgia

     

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

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

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

    Kenneth W. Morris JD ’92
    Founder and CEO
    KnectIQ, Inc.
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Bishop Bruce R. Ough
    (ex officio), Bishop, Dakotas-Minnesota Area
    United Methodist Church
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    John Packard '75
    President and CEO
    Steel Market Update, Inc.
    Hobe Sound, Florida

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

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

    Marcia E. Urban
    Director, Legacy and Wealth Planning
    Abbot Downing
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

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

    Don Weida
    Human resources (Ret.)
    3M
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Rich M. Wien '68
    Chief Executive Officer
    Wien Companies LTD
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

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

     


    Life Trustees

    Carol Young Anderson ’46
    Rapid City, South Dakota

    Kay L. Fredericks*
    President and CEO
    TREND Enterprises, Inc.
    New Brighton, Minnesota

    Alexandra “Sandy” Klas
    LHD ’08 (hon.)

    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Robert C. Klas, Sr. ’52
    LHD ’08 (hon.)

    Chairman, Tapemark
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Katherine Austin Mahle
    Coordinator, Congregational Resourcing (Ret.)
    Minnesota Conference, UMC
    Minneapolis, Minnesota

    Thomas J. McGough, Sr.
    Chairman
    McGough Companies
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Kita L. McVay *
    Director and Officer
    Minnwest Corporation
    Minnetonka, Minnesota

    Ronald A. Mitsch ’56 *
    Vice Chairman and Executive Vice President (Ret.)
    3M, Inc.
    Saint Paul, Minnesota

    Rozanne L. Ridgway ’57
    LLD ’78 (hon.)

    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