Board of Trustee Members

Dennis BeachDennis Beach, OSB '78
Assistant Professor of Philosophy
Collegeville, MN


Tony Christianson '74Tony Christianson '74
Chairman and
Managing Partner
Cherry Tree Companies
Minnetonka, MN

Brian Crevoiserat '81
Sr. VP and Nat'l Sales Exec.
Wells Fargo Bank
Lakeville, MN

Steve Cummings '83Steve Cummings '83
President and Owner
Nova Consulting Group Inc.,
Chaska, MN

Marilou Denbo EldredMarilou Denbo Eldred
Catholic Community Foundation
of the Archdiocese of St. Paul/Minneapolis
St. Paul, MN

Patrick Ellingsworth SJU '70Patrick Ellingsworth '70
Chair of Tax Committee
Business and Industry Advisory Committee
Reno, NV

Philip Galanis ’75Philip Galanis ’75
Managing Partner
HLB Galanis and Company
Nassau, Bahamas

Stuart Harvey SJU '83Stuart Harvey '83
Piper Jaffray Merchant Banking Group
Minneapolis, MN

Michael HemesathMichael Hemesath '81
Saint John's University
Collegeville, MN

Bob Hesse ’91Bob Hesse ’91
Faculty Trustee
Associate Professor of Mathematics CSB/SJU
Sartell, MN

Eric Hollas, OSB '75Eric Hollas, OSB SOT '75
Deputy to the President for Advancement
Saint John's University
Collegeville, MN


Jim Jarocki '80
Stolat Partners
Duluth, MN

Bradley Jenniges, OSB, SOT '14Bradley Jenniges, OSB, SOT '14
Associate Pastor Seven Dolors Parish and St. Anthony Parish
Albany, MN

Bill KlingBill Kling '64
President Emeritus
American Public Media Group
Minneapolis, MN

Paul Krump '82Paul Krump '82
President - Commercial & Specialty Lines 
Chubb & Son 
Warren, NJ

Peggy LadnerPeggy Ladner
The Nature Conservancy
St. Paul, MN

James Lande
Genoa Partners
Minneapolis, MN

Benedict Leuthner, OSB '82Benedict Leuthner, OSB '82
Corporate Treasurer
Order of Saint Benedict
Collegeville, MN

Dan McKeownDan McKeown '85
President & CEO
Specialty Manufacturing Company
Stillwater, MN

Ramond Mitchell '17Ramond Mitchell '17
Student Trustee, Saint John's University
Collegeville, MN

Joe Mucha '66Joe Mucha '66
Retired Vice President
General Mills
Golden Valley MN


Cary Musech '80
Managing Principal
Tonka Bay Equity Partners
Minnetonka, MN

Tom NicolTom Nicol '91
Managing Partner
Excelsior Benefits, LLC
Excelsior, MN

Rich OstlundRich Ostlund '79
Anthony Ostlund Baer & Louwagie
Eden Prairie, MN

Jose PerisJose Peris
Senior Vice President
The Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank
Minneapolis, MN

David Rehr '81David Rehr '81
Senior Advisor
Leading Authorities, Inc.
Washington, DC

Anthony Ruff, OSB '86
Associate Professor/Founding Director
National Catholic Youth Choir
Saint John's University
Collegeville, MN

Mike Scherer '67Mike Scherer '67
Retired Vice President and
Chief Operating Officer
Scherer Bros Lumber Co.
Wayzata, MN

Joyce SchloughJoyce Schlough
Retired, Park Industries
St. Cloud, MN

Thomas Schnettler '79 Thomas Schnettler '79
President & Chief Operating Officer
Piper Jaffray
Minneapolis, MN

Bill SchubertBill Schubert '62
Kitchell Corporation
Phoenix, AZ

Jim Sexton '81Jim Sexton '81
Sexton Benefit Resources, Inc.
Tempe, AZ

Mike Urbanos ’72Mike Urbanos '72
Alumni Trustee
General Counsel and Secretary, Space Center Inc.
Minnetonka, MN

Dan Whalen '70Dan Whalen '70
Whalen Family Foundation
Oakland, CA