Advisory Boards

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota has assembled several advisory boards to articulate, grow, and clarify the vision of the areas they serve. Advisory boards also provide advocacy, guidance, and financial support to the president.

Alumni Association Board

Kerry Edwards ’04, President-Elect 
Apple Valley, Minn.
John Hendele ’67 
Chicago, Ill.
Russell Barcelona ’82, Ph.D. 
Elm Grove, Wis.
Stephanie Belair B’20 
Shoreview, Minn..
Daniel Hunt B’78 
Edina, Minn.
Carrie (Drazkowski) Jones B’99, C’00, M’05 
Tampa, Fla.
Peter Kazminejad D’21 
Eden Prairie, Minn.
Kathryn June Kortsch B'95 
Washington, D.C.
Betsy Larson M'08 
Winona, Minn.
Peg (Stringham) McCoy M'11 
Saint Paul, Minn.
Mario Mollo B’94 
Lemont, Ill.
Glory Olaniyan M'18 
Minneapolis, Minn.
Ryan J. Pajak B'04, M'10 
Eden Prairie, Minn.
Prachi Priya B'08 
Irvine, Calif.
Dr. Steven Rice B’79 
Excelsior, Minn.
Meghan Shields B’97 
Crystal, Minn.
Dr. Christopher Tyre B'81 
Wauwatosa, Wis.
Darrell Vitullo ’01
Bloomington, Minn.
Bethany Warburton B’92
East Greenwich, R.I.
 

Athletics Advisory Board

Brother Francis Carr, FSC ’66, Chair
Winona, Minn.
David A. Bogie ’86
Saint Paul, Minn.
Derrick “Chip” Carter ’96
Minneapolis, Minn.
John Killen
Winona, Minn.
Judy (Mullins) Lucas ’83
Oak Brook, Ill.
John F. McDonough ’75
Wheaton, Ill.
Nicholas A. Michaels ’03
La Grange Park, Ill.
Jeremy Miller
Winona, Minn.
Bob Paradise ’66
Saint Paul, Minn.
Michael O. Regan ’79
Stillwater, Minn.
 

Business Advisory Council

Jerome Colletti ’69, Chair
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Dan Arnold
Winona, Minn.
Matt Bubala ’94
Kellogg, Minn.
Kerri Carlson Anderson
Minneapolis, Minn.
Sasha Denisova
Mahtomedi, Minn.
Theresa (Kukowski) Evans ’83
Winona, Minn.
Joe Hettinger
Lindenhurst, Ill.
Ron Kimlinger
Lindstrom, Minn.
Bobbi Kochevar
Nisswa, Minn.
Sheryl (Speltz) Lisowski ’89
Winona, Minn.
Dick Pope
Winona, Minn.
Scott Schwalbe
Rochester, Minn.
Randy Skarlupka
Winona, Minn.
Meredith Speier
Maple Grove, Minn.
Angie (Scully) Steger ’76
Wilmette, Ill.
Renee Thompson
Lonsdale, Minn.
Cathy Walsh
Hinsdale, Ill.
 

First Generation Initiative Advisory Board

Jeb Myers, Chair
Minneapolis, Minn.
John Domanico ’77, D.D.S.
La Grange, Ill.
Ulrike Harrison
Minneapolis, Minn.
Anthony Holter ’00, Ph.D.
Chicago, Ill.
Ann Kendall
Glenview, Ill.
Elizabeth (Beth) Koenig, J.D.
Shoreview, Minn.
Michael Linden ’98, M.D., Ph.D
Saint Paul, Minn.
Andrew Remick
Saint Paul, Minn.
Kelly Regan
Prescott, Wis.
Gregory Stevens ’74
Roseville, Minn.
 

Hendrickson Institute for Ethical Leadership Advisory Board

Mark Chronister
Bloomington, Minn.
Brother Louis DeThomasis, FSC, Ph.D.
Minneapolis, Minn.
Julie Hendrickson
Montpelier, VT
Eric J. Jolly, Ph.D.
Saint Paul, Minn.
Michael T. Kelly
Bluffton, SC
Timothy J. Penny
Owatonna, Minn.
 

Nursing Advisory Council

Mary Ann (Wera) Remick CST’64, Chair
Rochester, Minn.
Joan (Fallon) Domanico CST’78
La Grange, Ill.
Susan Fangel M’09 ’19
Eagan, Minn.
Carly Felicetta M’12
Minneapolis, Minn.
Linda (Hines) Laak CST’79
Maple Grove, Minn.
Carolyn Smeltzer
Chicago, Ill.
Kathy Wilde M’92
Minneapolis, Minn.
 

Parents Council

Colleen Budin, Chair
Le Center, Minn. 
Neil ’91 and Jennifer (Lavon) ’91 Boyle
Westchester, Ill.
Bruce and Colleen Budin
Le Center, Minn.
Deborah and Mike Pauly
Saint Anthony, Minn.
Dean and Jackie ’88 Schluter-Johnson
Robbinsdale, Minn.
Laura Smrecek
New Berlin, Wis.