Braxton Baker in Steerage Song. Photo by Michal Daniel, 2011.

Board of Directors


Jaime M. Roman – President
Managing Director, Accenture

Nancy Jones – Vice President
Chief Marketing Officer, Allianz Life

Jay Harkness – Secretary
Acquisitions Editor, West Academic

Carolee Lindsey – Treasurer
Partner, Cummings, Keegan & Co., PLLP


Kent Allin

Jean M. Becker
Managing Director, Accenture

Scott Cabalka
Vice President, Institutional Portfolio Manager, RBC Wealth Management

Ogden Confer
Retired – Hubbard Milling Company

Matt Fulton
City Manager – Dakota County

Lisa Hoene
Vice President of Brand and Marketing Services, Allianz

Jim Jensen
Chief Financial Officer, think2perform, Inc.

Patti Johnson
Chief Tax Officer, Bunge Limited

Cynthia Klaus
Shareholder, Larkin Hoffman

Jim Matejcek
CFP, CFEd, MBA Everest Financial Group

Kendall Nygard
VP of Service Experience, Ameriprise Financial

Luis Pagan-Carlo
Medical Director, Allina

Shannon Pierce
Owner, Stagetime Productions

Gary Reetz
Principal Designer, HGA

Christopher Rence
Chief Information Officer, Digital River

Peter Rothstein, ex-officio
Artistic Director, Theater Latté Da

Thomas Senn
VP Client Insights & Analytics, YA

Libby Utter
Executive Director at Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare Foundation

Bill Venne
Chief Development Officer, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota

David Young
Change Control Consultant, US Bank, N.A.

Jane Zilch
Independent Consultant