Board of Regents

Chairman of the Board
Ray McCaskey ‘65
Chicago, IL
Retired CEO
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Illinois

Vice Chair of the Board
Chair, Enrollment
Management Committee

Ruth Bahe-Jachna ‘80
Hammond, IN
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Vice Chair of the Board
Chair, Student Life and
Learning Committee

Dr. Grady Ballenger
DeLand, FL
Dean, College of Arts & Sciences
Stetson University

Vice Chair of the Board
Chair, Business and
Finance Committee

Mike McCoy
Ellison Bay, WI
Retired CFO
Hormel Corporation

Vice Chair of the Board
Chair, Governance Committee

Rachel Riensche ‘80
Edina, MN
Minnesota Public Radio

Vice Chair of the Board
Chair, Institutional Advancement

Jack Salzwedel ’82
Middleton, WI
American Family Insurance

Chair, Audit Committee
Robert J. Severson ‘66
Ferryville, WI
Retired CFO

The Rev. James Arends
La Crosse, WI
La Crosse Area Synod

Dr. Hans-Peter Brodhun
Hon. D. ‘95
Eisenach, Germany
City Planning Consultant

Amy Kilgus Chamley
Champaign, IL
Preschool Director

Dr. Darrel Colson
Waverly, IA
Wartburg College

Sharon Corrigan ‘80
Sparta, NJ
Director Customer Relationships and Insights
Jaguar Land Rover NA, LLC

Dr. Delford Doherty ‘06
Alumni Board President
Missouri City, TX
Director of Managed Care Services & Industry Relations
Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA)

Ed Engelbrecht ‘82
Maple Grove, MN
Pella, MN

Janet Felberg ‘75
Laguna Beach, CA
Retired Marketing Executive

Dr. Marilyn Flachman ‘60
Westminster, CO
Retired Librarian

Barbara Gamez Sims ‘98
Alumni Board President-Elect
Rochester, MN
Attorney/Tech Licensing Manager
Mayo Clinic

Fred Hagemann ‘67
Waverly, IA
President and CEO
Cedar Investment Company

The Rev. Sherman Hicks
Chicago, IL 
Retired ELCA Director

Gary Hoover
Scottsdale, AZ
Retired Engineer

The Rev. Michael Housholder
West Des Moines, IA
Senior Pastor
Lutheran Church of Hope

Kirk Kinnear ‘78
Oklahoma City, OK
VP Crude Oil Logistics
Continental Resources, Inc.

Jim Loveridge ‘69
Brookfield, WI
Private Investor

Liz Mathis
Cedar Rapids, IA
State Senator
Chief Information Officer
Four Oaks

Günter Schuchardt
Eisenach, Germany
Wartburg Castle

The Rev. Dr. Steven Ullestad ‘75
Cedar Falls, IA
Northeastern Iowa Synod

Dr. Gil Wessel ‘59
Tomahawk, WI
Retired Physician

Andrea Westmeyer ‘89
Clive, IA