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Our Leadership

Senior Leadership

Board of Directors

Ms. Jackie Darrah, Esq. (Chair) Community Volunteer

Mr. Scott Pollei (Vice Chair)
Dunn Lake Partners, Partner

Ms. Sheila Folkestad (Treasurer) 
Community Volunteer 

Mr. Phil Martin (Secretary)
Fox Rothschild, LLP, Partner

Mr. Wilson Acevedo, Esq.
Optum, Deputy General Counsel – OptumRx

Mr. Joe Boone 
Water Street Partners, Managing Partner

Rev. Joseph Brown, S.J. 
Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Professor/Chair of the Africana Studies Department

Fr. Christopher Collins, S.J. 
University of St. Thomas, Vice President of Mission

Mr. Tim Gelinske Bell Bank, EVP | Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships, Torgerson Family Foundation, Board Member

Ms. Emma Gergen
Carlson Private Capital Partners, Principal

Mr. Joel Grebenick
Northern Lakes Capital, Partner

Mr. Humberto Gutiérrez  Commercial Banking at U.S. Bank, Senior Vice President

Fr. R.J. Fichtinger, SJ
Saint Thomas More Catholic Church, Pastor

Mr. Robert Frost              Lazard Middle Market, CEO

Fr. Tom Lawler, SJ
Demontreville Jesuit Retreat House

Mr. Tom Lydon (Chair-emeritus) Community Volunteer

Mr. Phil Martin, Esq. Fox Rothschild

Mr. Rod Medel
Medel & Associates, Managing Principal

Mr. Jason Morrison 
Cristo Rey Jesuit High School, President 

Rev. Warren Sazama, S.J. Rector Superior

Ms. Linda Roberts Singh 
Community Volunteer

Mr. Jamie Snelson, Esq.
Fredrikson & Byron, Executive Vice President, P.A., Shareholder

Ms. Cristina Thomas, Ph.D
Senior Laboratory Manager & R&D Global Process Owner (Retired)

Mr. Yohuru Williams, Ph.D University of St. Thomas

Mr. Shay Wyley
Independent Board Director