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

    Patty Johnson

    Development Manager

  • Kristin Jahnke

    Development Manager - Outreach

    Kristin Jahnke

    Development Manager - Outreach

  • Amanda Pilger

    Development Manager - Gala

    Amanda Pilger

    Development Manager - Gala

  • Ned Gustafson

    Development Manager

    Ned Gustafson

    Development Manager

  • Rebecca Stewart

    Development Coordinator

    Rebecca Stewart

    Development Coordinator

JDRF Minnesota Board of Directors

  • Vince Altstaetter, Board President

    Vince Altstaetter, Board President

    VP, Portfolio Strategist, Ameriprise Financial

    Vince Altstaetter, Board President

    VP, Portfolio Strategist, Ameriprise Financial

  • Jeff Parkhill, Nominating & Board Development Chair

    Jeff Parkhill, Nominating & Board Development Chair

    Owner, Parkhill Development

    Jeff Parkhill, Nominating & Board Development 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, Member at Large

    Susan Flint, Member at Large

    Senior VP and Managing Counsel, Wells Fargo Law Department

    Susan Flint, Member at Large

    Senior VP and Managing Counsel, Wells Fargo Law Department

  • Shelley Page, Grassroots Leadership Team

    Shelley Page, Grassroots Leadership Team

    Reserve Packing Specialist, Gentle Transitions

    Shelley Page, Grassroots Leadership Team

    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

  • Jane Chen, M.D.

    Jane Chen, M.D.

    Cardiologist & Associate Professor, University of Minnesota

    Jane Chen, M.D.

    Cardiologist & Associate Professor, University of Minnesota

  • 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, BMO Capital Markets

    Kyle Crowe

    Managing Director, BMO Capital Markets

  • Mark Donahue

    Mark Donahue

    VP General Manager, Mortenson Construction

    Mark Donahue

    VP General Manager, Mortenson Construction

  • Debbie Evans, Grassroots Leadership Team

    Debbie Evans, Grassroots Leadership Team

    Clinical Laboratory Scientist, University of Minnesota Medical Center

    Debbie Evans, Grassroots Leadership Team

    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

    VP, Client Relations, Tivity Health

    Mary Koenen

    VP, Client Relations, Tivity Health

  • Brekka Kramer

    Brekka Kramer

    General Manager, Odney

    Brekka Kramer

    General Manager, Odney

  • Louis Lambert

    Louis Lambert

    Associate General Counsel, General Mills

    Louis Lambert

    Associate General Counsel, General Mills

  • 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

  • Mike Sawers

    Mike Sawers

    Attorney, Briggs & Morgan, P.A.

    Mike Sawers

    Attorney, Briggs & Morgan, P.A.

  • Josh Yates

    Josh Yates

    Trade Marketing Director - Big G Cereals, General Mills

    Josh Yates

    Trade Marketing Director - Big G Cereals, General Mills