Board of Directors and Board of Trustees

We are honored and inspired by the expertise and passion our board members bring to Camp Fire Minnesota.

The Minnesota Camp Fire Board of Directors meets bimonthly to address Camp Fire Minnesota’s strategic initiatives and ensures that the organization continues to be one that you can trust.

The Minnesota Camp Fire Foundation Board of Trustees meets bimonthly to advise on and manage the growth of the foundation to support Camp Fire Minnesota programs and camp properties.

Camp Fire Minnesota Board of Directors

Loren Heeringa, Board Chair

Former Senior Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer

Land O'Lakes, Inc.
Marie Becker, Vice Board Chair

Senior Vice President

Ignite360 LLC
Shannon Rusk, Board Secretary

Senior Vice President of Development

Aaron Yentz, Board Treasurer


Tom Becker

President & CEO

Opus Design Build, L.L.C.
Scott Botzet

Vice President Assurance and Risk Advisory Services

Deluxe Corporation
Tammy Buchert

Chief Administrative Officer

RBC Wealth Management
Tim Dahl

Key Projects Director; Cargill Protein Group

Matt Decker

Director, Cybersecurity & Privacy

Karen Felton

Global Coordinating Partner

Ernst & Young LLP
Angie Fenske

Managing Director

Tara Florek

Global Education and Development Leader, Health Care Business Group

Donald K. Ford Jr.

Sr. VP Commercial Manager Transportation

USI Insurance Services, LLC
Heather George

Sr. Marketing Manager

Neil Goldsmith


Lathrop GPM
Roseanne Hope

Principal and Attorney

Hope Law PLLC
Rebekah Johnson

Managing Director | Audit & Assurance

Deloitte & Touche LLP
Brian Kalinoski

VP, Human Resources | Motorcycles

Polaris Industries Inc.
Janet Klein

VP, Private Banker

Bremer Bank
Nikki Krakow

VP, Risk and Control Services

Colleen Mahoney

Media Relations Manager

Xcel Energy
Nicolle Nacey

Operations and Continuous Improvement Manager

Danfoss Power Solutions
Julie Neville

Former Vice President of Finance and CFO

Greater Twin Cities United Way
Silvia Pasqualini

Global Manufacturing Technology, Consumer Business Group

Teri Richardson

Senior Investment Consultant

Advanced Capital Group
Matt Ruby

Managing Director

Katahdin Education

The Minnesota Camp Fire Foundation, Board of Trustees

Kip Kirkpatrick, CFA, Trustees Chair

Alpha Assets Portfolio Manager

American Equity
Lynne Harrington, Trustees Secretary

former Managing Director

Martha Ginder

Director, Fixed Income Trading

Piper Sandler
Julie Neville

Former Vice President of Finance and CFO

Greater Twin Cities United Way