Board Members...

Front, (left to right) Lew Eels, Rich Svenson, Karl Magnuson (treasurer), Ken Vande Berg (president), Gus Johnson (executive director); (middle) Bonnie Adams, Anna Norris (secretary), Shirley Vermace, Pat Downs, Jeff Schaller; (back) Janet Bullerman, Dick Guilgot, Jean Wise, Matt Larson, Bob Felde, and Bill Prince.

Not pictured: Sara Friedl-Putnam, Mary Jo Hangartner, Chris Hick, Bob Krzyzanowski (vice president), and Kathy McKinney.

Board members are expected to serve for 3 years but can opt to serve an additional 3 years, if they choose. All Board members serve on one or more of the standing committees of Construction, Family Nurture, Family Selection, Fund Raising, Public Relations, or Site Selection. People wishing to serve on the WCHFH Board may contact any current Board member or the Executive Director to express their interest. Terms typically start in October at the annual meeting but may begin at other times during the year depending on need.

Board meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month at 7:00 am in the conference room in the St. Benedict's Church annex.


President: Ken Vande Berg janeandken72@gmail.com
Vice-President: Bob Krzyzanowski bbkrzyz@mediacombb.net
Secretary: Anna Norris amakemp@yahoo.com
Treasurer: Karl Magnuson karl@agoraarts.com

Here are the present board members, along with their committee and year that they joined Board:

Bonnie Adams (2012) - Fundraising

Janet Bullerman (2014) - Family Selection, Fundraising

Pat Downs (2016) - Public Relations

Lew Eells (2016) - Family Selection

Bob Felde (2014) - Family Nurture

Sara Friedl-Putnam (2015) - Public Relations

Dick Guilgot (2016) -

Mary Jo Hangartner (2016) -

Chris Hick (2016) - Family Nurture

Gus Johnson - Executive Director, Construction, Site Selection

Bob Krzyzanowski (2014) - Construction, Fundraising

Matt Larson (2015 - Family Nurture

Karl Magnuson (2011) - Treasurer

Kathy McKinney (2014) - Family Selection, Fundraising

Anna Norris (2015) - Secretary

Arlan Paulson (2010) - Fundraising

Bill Prince (2015) - Construction, Fundraising

Jeff Schaller (2014) - Construction

Rich Svenson (2011) - Construction

Ken Vande Berg (2011) - Vice-President, Chair, Fundraising

Shirley Vermace (2012) - Family Selection

Jean Wise (2016) -

Luther College: Mikayla Brockmeyer, Morgan King, Paige Putnam