Leadership

Chapter Staff

  • Karen Abrahamson

    Karen Abrahamson

    Executive Director

    Karen Abrahamson

    Executive Director

  • Kris van Osnabrugge

    Associate Executive Director

    Kris van Osnabrugge

    Associate Executive Director

  • Kara Fischer

    Senior Development Manager - JDRF One Walk

    Kara Fischer

    Senior Development Manager - JDRF One Walk

  • Troy VanDyke

    Office Manager

    Troy VanDyke

    Office Manager

  • Angela McCarthy

    Senior Development Manager

    Angela McCarthy

    Senior Development Manager

  • Patty Johnson

    Development Manager - Ride to Cure Diabetes

    Patty Johnson

    Development Manager - Ride to Cure Diabetes

  • Ned Gustafson

    Development Manager

    Ned Gustafson

    Development Manager

  • Kristin Jahnke

    Development Coordinator - Outreach

    Kristin Jahnke

    Development Coordinator - Outreach

  • Rebecca Stewart

    Development Coordinator

    Rebecca Stewart

    Development Coordinator

JDRF Minnesota Board of Directors

  • Kelley Loughrey, Board President

    Kelley Loughrey, Board President

    Director of Talent Development and Talent Acquisition, UnitedHealth Group

    Kelley Loughrey, Board President

    Director of Talent Development and Talent Acquisition, UnitedHealth Group

  • Vince Altstaetter, Incoming Board President

    Vince Altstaetter, Incoming Board President

    VP, Portfolio Strategist, Ameriprise Financial

    Vince Altstaetter, Incoming Board President

    VP, Portfolio Strategist, Ameriprise Financial

  • Jeff Parkhill, Board Nominating Chair

    Jeff Parkhill, Board Nominating Chair

    Owner, Parkhill Development

    Jeff Parkhill, Board Nominating Chair

    Owner, Parkhill Development

  • Trudy Halla, Advocacy Chair

    Trudy Halla, Advocacy Chair

    Capital Bonding Coordinator, State of Minnesota

    Trudy Halla, Advocacy Chair

    Capital Bonding Coordinator, State of Minnesota

  • Susan Flint, Treasurer

    Susan Flint, Treasurer

    Senior VP and Managing Counsel, Wells Fargo Law Department

    Susan Flint, Treasurer

    Senior VP and Managing Counsel, Wells Fargo Law Department

  • Shelley Page, Member at Large

    Shelley Page, Member at Large

    Reserve Packing Specialist, Gentle Transitions

    Shelley Page, Member at Large

    Reserve Packing Specialist, Gentle Transitions

  • Tim Affeldt

    Tim Affeldt

    Director of Specialty/Infusion Operations, Fairview Pharmacy Services

    Tim Affeldt

    Director of Specialty/Infusion Operations, Fairview Pharmacy Services

  • Brooke Ames

    Brooke Ames

    AVP Mortgage Operation Manager, Western State Bank

    Brooke Ames

    AVP Mortgage Operation Manager, Western State Bank

  • Jay Boatman

    Jay Boatman

    Account Executive, Novo Nordisk

    Jay Boatman

    Account Executive, Novo Nordisk

  • Elsa Bullard

    Elsa Bullard

    Associate, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

    Elsa Bullard

    Associate, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

  • Mark Christensen

    Mark Christensen

    CFO, VP Finance, Medtronic Global Diabetes Group

    Mark Christensen

    CFO, VP Finance, Medtronic Global Diabetes Group

  • Kyle Crowe

    Kyle Crowe

    Managing Director, Greene Holcomb Fisher

    Kyle Crowe

    Managing Director, Greene Holcomb Fisher

  • Mark Donahue

    Mark Donahue

    VP General Manager, Mortenson Construction

    Mark Donahue

    VP General Manager, Mortenson Construction

  • Debbie Evans

    Debbie Evans

    Clinical Laboratory Scientist, University of Minnesota Medical Center

    Debbie Evans

    Clinical Laboratory Scientist, University of Minnesota Medical Center

  • Katie Gesensway

    Katie Gesensway

    Pediatrician, Central Pediatrics PA

    Katie Gesensway

    Pediatrician, Central Pediatrics PA

  • Christine Jensen

    Christine Jensen

    Wealth Management, Morgan Stanley

    Christine Jensen

    Wealth Management, Morgan Stanley

  • Mary Koenen

    Mary Koenen

    Mary Koenen

  • Brekka Kramer

    Brekka Kramer

    General Manager, Odney

    Brekka Kramer

    General Manager, Odney

  • Barb McDonald

    Barb McDonald

    VP Partnerships, Equifax, Canadian Division

    Barb McDonald

    VP Partnerships, Equifax, Canadian Division

  • Lynne Moser

    Lynne Moser

    Senior Marketing Manager, Coca Cola

    Lynne Moser

    Senior Marketing Manager, Coca Cola

  • Lesley Newhouse

    Lesley Newhouse

    VP Marketing, Meristem Family Weath

    Lesley Newhouse

    VP Marketing, Meristem Family Weath

  • Lisa Ramsay

    Lisa Ramsay

    Physician, Retired

    Lisa Ramsay

    Physician, Retired