Executive Governing Board

The Executive Governing Board of the North Dakota State University Foundation and Alumni Association is responsible for overseeing and managing the business affairs of the organization. The Executive Governing Board is comprised of six Trustees, five Alumni Directors and the President/CEO of the Foundation and Alumni Association, and the President of the University.

2016-2017 Executive Governing Board
Steve Swiontek, Chair
John Erickson, Chair
Kathy Meagher, Secretary
Gary Paulsrud, Treasurer
Robert E. Challey
Dan Dunn
Joel Honeyman
Brian Houkom
Mike Krueger
Connie Nicholas
John Wold
President Dean Bresciani, ex-officio
President/CEO John Glover, ex-officio

Foundation Trustees
Current Foundation Trustees

Sue Andrews
Julie Barner
Sally Berrell
Barbara Burgum
Julie Burgum
Robert E. Challey
Paul Cossette
Terry Dahl
Donn Diederich
Spencer Duin
Dave Ekman
Larry Ellingson
JoAnn Garaas Skabo
David Glatt
Carol Goodman
Phil Hansen
Kristi Hanson
Michael E. Hanson
Terry Hanson

Ron Holecek
Jennifer Hopkins
Paul Horn
Jim Howe
Barbara Jones
John R. Klai II
Terry Kristensen
Mike Krueger
Russel Kuzel
Rob Lauf
Robert Lervick
Brady Lipp
Thomas Lundeen
David S. Maring
Richard Marsden
James A. Meier
Frank Meyers
Robert C. Montgomery
Connie Nicholas

David Olig
Ronald G. Olson
John Q. Paulsen
Gary Paulsrud
Keith Peltier
Ryn Pitts
Jan Promersberger
Jim Roers
Eileen Scheel
Terry Stroh
Steve Swiontek
Charles Ulmer
Matthew Vettel
Jeff Volk
Mark Walstead
John S. Wold
Mary Zweber


Life/Honorary Trustees

Dale O. Anderson
Richard D. Anderson
Beverly Barbour-Soules
Barbara Bertel
Shari Bremer
Lee Christoferson
Alf Clausen
William Collins
Richard Crockett
John S. Dalrymple
Stanley Dardis
Jane Emison
Richard J. Erickson
Franklin Fisher
S.S. Freeman
Robert Geston
Robert Gibb
Gregg Halverson
Robert Heller
Robert Hendrickson
Harlan Holly
Larry Holweger

Frank Jennings
Allan R. Johnson
Merrill A. Johnson
Nancy Jo Johnson
James Johnston
Nancy Jordheim
Sam Kalainov
Richard Kloubec
Carl D. Larson
James Leet
Jane Lillestol
Daniel Lysne
William C. Marcil
Russell D. Maring
Janet Martin
James C. Miller
John E. Miller
Larry Milsow
Clifford Moore
Jane Nitz
Robert Nyquist
Ronald D. Offutt

James Oliver
Carol O’Toole
Daniel Paulson
Dale Peppel
Carl Pfiffner
Gerald Richardson
Jeffrey Schlossman
D.J. Schroeder
Darrol Schroeder
George Schwartz
David Selvig
Mary Lou Shott
John Shotwell
Jacob Sigmund
Kenneth Skuza
Russell H. Slotten
Lloyd Thompson
Mary Tucker
Jonal Uglem
James Wieland
Robert Yaggie


Foundation Alumni Directors

Current Alumni Directors

Kevin Bjork
Dean Bresciani
Tim Brookins
Gerald Brossart
Jo Burdick
Tom Campbell
Shawn Dobberstein
Daniel Dunn
John Erickson
Neal Fisher

John Giese
Dave Goodin
James Hambrick
Scott Handy
Joe Heilman
Joel Honeyman
Brian Houkom
Thomas Johnson
Kathleen Meagher
Eric Michel

Dennis Ming
Phyllis Nelson
Jeff Regimbal
Pati Rolf
Barry Schuchard
Scott Stofferahn
Andrea Travnicek
Dean Zaderaka


Emeritus Directors

Stacey Ackerman
James Aipperspach
Barry Batcheller
Jeffrey Bentrim
David A. Berg
Richard Bergseth
Mark Bibelheimer
DeAnn Bjornson
Patricia Bodine
Daniel Brantner
Clare Carlson
Trisha Cyr
W. W. DeKrey
Joel Dick
Jerry Doan
Lisa Dressler Manz
Marcia Estee Strehlow
Michael Favor
Gerald Floden
Vincent Gutierrez
Gregory Hagfors
John R. Hanson
William Haug
James Hauge
Scott Heck

Lorren Henke
James Heyer
Ray Horne
George Houston
Gwendolyn Howe
Mark Hubbard
Elizabeth Jackson
Mark Johnsrud
David Karges
Jocelyn Kopperud
Anthony Larson
Douglas Larson
Kent Larson
Dennis Lindemann
Bonita Lonbaken
Michelle Mack
John Mark
Sylvan Melroe
Matthew Mohr
Donald Morton
Raymond Myers
Eugene Nicholas
Terrence Nygaard
Danny Olson
Paul Olson

Fred Paavola
Earl Peterson
Sheila Peterson
Thomas Peterson
Jane Pettinger
Patricia Pratt
Cyril Puetz
Matthew Puetz
Aljean Remsing
Cydney Runsvold
Katherine Satrom
Terry Scherling
Wayne Schluchter
Randy Schmeling
Raymond Schnell
David Sorum
Laurie Steffes
Patricia Stocker
Bradley Swenson
Kim Timmers
Scott VandeVoort
Ene Vogel
Joanne Warner
Eugene Wiest






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