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  • MSUM Alumni Foundation 2016 - 2017 Board of Directors

    John Thorvilson

    John Thorvilson '78 – President 
    Tax Partner
    BDO USA LLP
    Plymouth, Minn.

    Rick Kasper

    Rick Kasper '80 – Vice President
    Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative
    Fargo, ND

    Corey Elmer

    Corey Elmer ‘94 – Past President
    Shareholder
    Vogel Law Firm
    Moorhead, MN

    Scott Nelson

    Scott Nelson '74 – Past President
    Founding Shareholder
    Laney's Inc.
    Chief Executive Officer 
    Tempe, Ariz.

    Mona Tedford

    Mona Tedford '87 – Secretary
    Region Manager and Client Advisor 
    Bremer Investment Management & Trust 
    Fargo, ND

    Mary Jo Richard

    Mary Jo Richard '86 – Treasurer
    CPA and Audit Partner
    Eide Bailly LLP
    Fargo, ND

    Bob Bowlsby

    Bob Bowlsby '75
    Commissioner 
    Big 12 Conference 
    Dallas, TX

    David Daugherty

    David Daugherty '73
    Director of Research 
    Arizona State University 
    Tempe, AZ

    Tod Ganje

    Tod Ganje ‘98
    Manager 
    Travel Incorporated 
    Fargo, ND

    JoeGehlen

    Joe Gehlen '72
    Retired Agency Field Executive
    Gehlen Insurance & Financial Services
    Minneapolis, MN

     Joe Gehlen Ron Graham '79
    Regional Sales Manager
    LexisNexis
    Pacific Palisades, CA
     Jenni Huotari 2

    Jenni Huotari '02
    CPA/Partner
    Eide Bailly LLP
    Moorhead, MN

     KerstinKealy

    Kerstin Kealy '97 
    News Anchor/Producer
    WDAY Television
    Fargo, ND

    SandyKorbel Sandy Korbel '93
    Wealth Management Advisor
    Alerus Financial, N.A.
    Fargo, ND
    Lynne Kovash

    Lynne Kovash '77
    Superintendent
    Moorhead Area Public Schools
    Moorhead, MN

    DeWayne Kurpius

    DeWayne Kurpius '56
    Retired Professor of Counseling and Educational Psychology
    Indiana University
    Surprise, AZ

     Mike Meyers Mike Meyers '76
    Retired Supervisor and Navy
    Oil Production and U.S. Navy

     Tim Roche

    Tim Roche '86
    President and Chief Operating Officer 
    Drayton Foods 
    Fargo, ND

     GeneSchulstad

    Gene Schulstad '65
    Estate Planning & Non-profit Law
    Indiana and Arizona

     Terry Soine

    Terry Soine ’70 
    Retired High School Principal
    Pelican Rapids, MN

     George Soule  George Soule '76 
    Partner
    Soule & Stull LLC
    Minneapolis, MN
    Rick Thoreson

    Rick Thoreson '81
    Partner
    Thoreson Steffes Trust Company
    T&S Investments, LLC
    Fargo, ND

    Katie Walden

    Katie Walden '09
    Staff Pharmacist
    Douglas Country Hospital
    Alexandria, MN

    George Soule Brad Wimmer '76 
    Co-owner
    Wimmer's Diamonds
    Fargo, ND 

     

    Director Emeritus

    2015
    Marjorie Matthees
    Rodney Paseka
    Mark Vanyo

    2014
    John Haugo
    Clair Peterson

    2013
    John Bennett
    Yvonne Condell
    Tammy Miller

    2012 Founding Fifty:
    *Fred Allen
    *William Amundson
    *Myrle Anderson
    *Edwin Benedict
    John Bennett
    *Davis Butler
    *Pern Canton
    Chris Christu
    *Frances F. Comstock
    Yvonne Condell

    Kenney Covey
    *Roland Dille
    *William Dosland
    *James R Durham
    *Richard Elken
    *Betty Feder
    *Magnus Foss
    *James Garrity*David Gibb
    *Raymond Gilderhus
    *Bernard Gill
    *Clarence Glasrud
    *John C. Grant
    John Haugo
    *John Heckert
    *Paul T. Horn, Sr.
    *Theodore Hornbacher
    John Haugo
    *John Jenkins
    *Jacob Keifer
    *Marvin Koeplin
    *Clara Cupler Kornberg
    *Ronald L. Kost
    *Chester Lacy
    *Henry C. Mackall

    William Marcil, Sr.
    Marjorie Matthees
    Rod McLarnan
    Tammy Miller
    *Theodore Mitau
    *Vincent Murphy
    *James Pasch
    Rodney Paseka
    Clair Peterson
    *Henry R. Peterson
    *Royce Sanner
    *Hugh D. Schoephoerster
    Margaret Sillers
    *Melvin Skarphol
    Kenneth R. Skjegstad
    Robert Stenerson
    *Robert Tallman
    Phyllis Thysell
    David Torson
    *James M. Trask
    Dennis Troff
    Mark Vanyo
    *William Wallwork, II
    Themla Wegner

    *Deceased


    Contact the MSUM Alumni Foundation Board at foundationboard@mnstate.edu.