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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State Mankato Foundation

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Foundation Board Members

Mark DavisMark Davis '63

CEO, Davisco International, Inc
Le Sueur, Minnesota

Michael DownsMichael Downs '86

President, Downs Food Group
Mankato, Minnesota

Neil E. EcklesNeil E. Eckles '65

Retired President and CEO, BEVCOMM
Blue Earth, Minnesota

Julie A. FrederickJulie A. Frederick '90

Executive Director, Healthy Brains for Children Making a Difference
Mankato, Minnesota

Maureen A. GustafsonMaureen A. Gustafson '83, '89

Marketing Director, Gislason & Hunter LLP
Mankato, Minnesota

Paul HansonPaul Hanson '84

Chief Operating Officer, TrackIF LLC
Minnetonka, Minnesota

Norb HarringtonNorb Harrington '75 '83

Retired Regional President, Greater Minnesota, Wells Fargo Bank Minnesota, NA
Rochester, Minnesota

Daryl K. HenzeDaryl K. Henze '65

Retired CPA, KPMG, LLP
Des Moines, Iowa

Timothy HuebschTimothy Huebsch '02

Engagement Manager, General Mills, Inc.
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Lyle JacobsonLyle Jacobson

Retired President & CEO, Katolight Corporation
Mankato, Minnesota

Obie F. Kipper, Jr.Obie F. Kipper, Jr. '70, '74

Vocational- Legal Consultant , Vocational Rehabilitation & Employment Consultants, Inc.
Minneapolis, Minnesota




Ex-Officio Members

Richard W. DavenportRichard W. Davenport

Minnesota State University, Mankato

R. Kent ClarkR. Kent Clark

Vice President for University Advancement (Effective 8/1/2013)
Minnesota State University, Mankato



Jean LanceJean Lance '83

Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance Office, Boston Scientific Corporation
Maple Grove, Minnesota

Jerry LeeJerry Lee '77

CPA, Lee Financial Group
Wayzata, Minnesota

Adam K. MansAdam K. Mans '87

President, Marquette Asset Management, Inc.
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Robert MakelaRobert Makela '86

Assistant Treasurer and Director of Tax, Taylor Corporation
North Mankato, Minnesota

Colin MeierColin Meier '93

Director of Internal Audit and Compliance, Bluestem Brands
Eden Prairie, Minnesota

Rolf E. MiddletonRolf E. Middleton '63

Owner, MSP Companies
St. Paul, Minnesota

Dennis E. MillerDennis E. Miller '82

Retired President & CEO, Midwest Wireless Holdings LLC
Mankato, Minnesota

David W. PetersDavid W. Peters

President, Terratron
Park City, Utah

Rod SchmidtRod Schmidt '73

Owner, Equity Management/Vintage Apartments
Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Ellen SteckEllen Steck '94

President, Chicago Pneumatic & Pneumatech North America
Rock Hill, South Carolina

Randy J. ZellmerRandy J. Zellmer '77

Attorney, Stinson Leonard Street
Mankato, Minnesota

Nancy ZwickeyNancy Zwickey '63, '67, '96, '99

Retired Teacher, Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial
Lake Crystal, Minnesota



Richard J. StrakaRichard J. Straka '09

Vice President for Finance & Administration
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Gordon VlasakGordon Vlasak '74, '97

(Effective 7/1/2013)
Branch Manager, ABM Security Services
Lakeville, Minnesota