Board of Directors

2019-2020 Greater Mankato Area United Way Board of Directors


Tami Paulsen, Jonathan Zierdt Cancer Fund - Chair of Board

Kevin Velasquez, Blethen Berens - Vice Chair of Board

Mike Kunkel, CCFBank - Campaign Chair

Tyson Twait, Dotson Iron Castings - Finance Chair

Shane Van Engen, Bremer Bank - Past Campaign Chair

Kay Wallerich, Wallerich Consulting - Community Impact Chair

Board Members

Chris Austin, Taylor Corporation

Keith Bauer, Mankato Clinic

Jessica BeyerWaseca County

Eric Boelter, Community Bank

Brad Boettcher, CliftonLarsonAllen

Terry BrandtMayo Clinic Health System Mankato

Alissa BrekkePioneer Bank

Mike BresnahanFirst National Bank Minnesota

Steve JamesonMankato Free Press

Shannon MesserWalmart Distributing Center 7079

Justin NeumannMankato Public Safety

Matt NorlandMeyer & Norland Financial Group

Joe PaulsenPinnacle Business Solutions

Paul PetersonDistrict #77

Brandon Scheel, SCHEELS

Ryan WalkerConsolidated Communications 

Steve WeisbeckerLloyd Management

Marilyn Wells, Minnesota State University, Mankato 

Board of Directors Applications

We are now accepting applications for the board term beginning February 2020. Please submit the application form to Laura Murray, Communications & Marketing Director, at by close of business on Wednesday, November 27, 2019. Click here for application form.

Board meetings are the fourth Tuesday of every month from 3:30-5 p.m.