Board of Directors

Board of Directors Applications

DEADLINE EXTENDED to December 12, 2020.

Greater Mankato Area United Way is now accepting applications for its Board of Directors term beginning February 2021. Please return the Board application form by December 12, 2020 to Laura Murray at You may use additional sheets for your answers if needed. Please call 507-345-4551 with any questions. Thank you for your interest.

Note: Make sure you download the pdf and "save as" a new file so your information is retained before you send. Thank you!

2020-2021 Greater Mankato Area United Way Board of Directors


Kevin Velasquez, Blethen Berens - Board Chair

Tyson TwaitDotson Iron Castings - Vice Chair/Finance Chair

Jessica BlaisAlpha Media - Campaign Chair

Mike KunkelCCF Bank - Past Campaign Chair

Tami Paulsen, Retired - Past Board Chair

Kay Wallerich, Wallerich Consulting - Community Impact Chair

Board Members

Chris Austin, Taylor Corporation

Keith Bauer, Mankato Clinic

Eric Boelter, Community Bank

Brad Boettcher, CliftonLarsonAllen

Terry BrandtMayo Clinic Health System Mankato

Alissa BrekkePioneer Bank

Laura Elvebak, Blue Earth County

Tonya Hobbie, Bolton & Menk

Steve JamesonMankato Free Press

Justin NeumannMankato Public Safety

Matt NorlandMeyer & Norland Financial Group

Paul PetersonDistrict #77

Brandon Scheel, SCHEELS

Todd Stromswold, US Bank

Shane Van Engen, Bremer Bank

Ryan WalkerConsolidated Communications 

Steve WeisbeckerLloyd Management