Foundation Board

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

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

Rome Poppler - Chair Elect
Director, Enterprise Real Estate, Ameriprise

Josh Villas, Treasurer
Wells Fargo, Vice President, Relationship Manager


Mark Adkins
VP, Wealth Management Advisor, BWA Wealth Advisory-Merrill Lynch

Torrion Amie
Realtor, RE/MAX Results

Erik Burns
Director of Corporate Engagement, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists

Sean Byrd*
Faculty Member - Normandale Community College

Dr. Joyce Ester*
President - Normandale Community College

Paula Forbes
CEO, Forbes Solutions PLLC

Julie Guelich
Retired, Vice President of Academic Affairs - Normandale Community College

John Herman
Retired, President Fairview Northland Hospital and Fairview Maple Grove Medical Center

Andrew Kannenberg 
Retired, TCF Bank Vice President

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

Jason Moore
Regional Director, Medicare Programs, Prime Therapeutics

Joel Peterson
CEO, iSpace Environments

Lisa Rude*
Faculty Member - Normandale Community College

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

Andrea Specht*
Chief Institutional Advancement Officer, Foundation Executive Director

Jane Welch
Retired Principal - Morrison Sund, PLLC 

*Ex officio, non-voting