Foundation Board

Mark Adkins, Chair
VP, Wealth Management Advisor, BWA Wealth Advisory-Merril Lynch

Alan Abramson, Chair Elect
Sr. VP and CIO, HealthPartners, Inc.

Scott Taylor, Treasurer
Mark S. Robson, LTD 

Laura Catania, Secretary
Retired, Chief Administrative Officer, GMAC Rescap


Janet Bellows
Branch Manager, Amica Mutual Insurance

Dr. Joyce Ester*
President - Normandale Community College

Paula Forbes
CEO, Forbes Solutions PLLC

Rex Gaskill
Retired, Dean and Instructor - Normandale Community College

Gina Hall - Japanese Garden Committee Liaison
IS&T Chief of Staff, HealthPartners

Andrew Kannenberg
Retired, VP, Asset Sales - TCF Bank

Al Krug
Xcel Energy Service, Inc., VP, State Regulatory Policy

Joel Peterson
CEO, iSpace Environments

Rome Poppler
Associate Director, Portfolio Management, Enterprise Real Estate Services, UnitedHealth Group

Lisa Rude*
Faculty Member - Normandale Community College

Duane Spiegle
Vice President, Real Estate & Support Services - Park Nicollet

Josh Villas 
Wells Fargo, Vice President, Relationship Manager

Jane Welch
Retired Principal - Morrison Sund, PLLC

*Ex officio, non-voting