Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors

Laura Bloomberg

Dean, Humphrey School of Public Affairs,
University of Minnesota

Jim Cuene

Founder and CEO, Fahren LLC

Dale Erquiaga

Owner, Sage & Bristlecone Consulting

Joyce Ester, Ph.D.

President, Normandale Community College

Jodi Grant

Executive Director, Afterschool Alliance

Tom Holman*

Director, Morning Foundation

Ben Houltberg, Ph.D.

President and CEO, Search Institute

Steve Kruger*

Attorney, Best & Flanagan

Jen Menke*

Vice Chair
Vice President, Human Resources and Student Success Programs, Scholarship America

Jon Nudi

Senior Vice President; Group President, North American Retail, General Mills

Christine Osorio

Superintendent, North Saint Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Schools

Maureen Pelton

Co-founder, ShiftIt Institute, LLC

Ann Curme Shaw*

Former SVP, Ethics Officer, Ceridian Corporation
Former Member of MNSCU Board of Trustees

Keisha Varma, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Educational Psychology, University of Minnesota

Hedy Lemar Walls, Ed.D.

Senior Vice President, Social Responsibility, YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities

*Member of Executive Committee