Lakeland University Leadership

Lakeland University Leadership Team

Key Administrators

  • Beth Borgen, D.B.A., President of the University
  • Stuart Schmidt, Assistant to the President
  • Michael Dunlap, Ph.D., Chief Innovation Officer
  • Margaret Albrinck, Ph.D., Dean, Academic Support Services
  • Brian Frink, Ph.D., Vice President for Lakeland University Japan
  • Joshua Kutney, Ph.D., Vice President for Academic Affairs
  • Rachel Ware Carlton, D.M.A., Dean, William R. Kellett School & Director of Graduate Music
  • Karl Kuhn, Ph.D., Dean of School of Humanities and Fine Arts
  • Paul Pickhardt, Ph.D., Dean J. Garland Schilcutt School Business, Science & Technology
  • David Simon, Vice President for Campus Life, Title IX Coordinator
  • Amy Wirtz, Vice President for Finance & Operations
  • Stephen Sim, Ph.D., Senior Advisor to the President for International Affair
  • James Jones, J.D., Vice President for Human Resources
  • Sam Poullette, Vice President of Enrollment Management
  • April Arvan, Ph.D., Director of Athletics

Board of Trustees

Chairperson

  • Jeff Spence '83, Milwaukee, WI - Marketing & Agency Services Director, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District

President

  • Beth Borgen, D.B.A.. President of the University

Vice Chairperson

  • Michael Lanser, Cleveland, WI - Retired, Lakeshore Technical College President

Treasurer

  • Kathie Powers '76, CFO, Innovim, LLC

Secretary

  • Tryg Jacobson, Sheboygan, WI - President, Jake's Café

Board Members

  • Debra A. Ansay '78, Grafton, WI - Community Volunteer
  • Jose Araujo, Sheboygan, WI - Latin American Market Analyst, Kohler Co.
  • Paul F. Bartelt, Sheboygan, WI - CEO/President, Vollrath Co.
  • Cory Bouck, Sheboygan, WI - Regional Business Director for the Asia-Pacific Region, Johnsonville Sausage
  • Stuart W. Brotz '80, Sheboygan, WI - Vice President of Marketing, Sales & Technical Services, Plastics Engineering Co.
  • Caitlin Brotz '05, Sheboygan, Owner - Olivu426
  • Bonita L. Graff '84, Oshkosh, WI - CEO, Provident Financial Consultants, LLC
  • Rev. Julia Hollister, co-pastor – First Congregational Church, UCC
  • Keona S. Jones, Milwaukee, WI - Assistant State Superintendent, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
  • Irvin Kaage '73, Park Ridge, IL - President, Transor Filter
  • Lori Knitt, Cleveland, WI - Vice President, Nursing, Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center
  • Michelle Kumbier '96, Colgate, WI - Community Volunteer
  • Robert L. Loffredo '70, Gansevoort, NY - Vice President - Business Growth Worldwide, Snap-On Tools
  • Lola Roeh '73, Kiel, WI - General Manager, The Osthoff Resort
  • Laura Roenitz, Elkhart Lake, WI - Executive Director, Kohler Foundation
  • Rev. Stephen Savides, Appleton, WI - Senior Pastor, First Congregational UCC
  • Fredric A. Seefeldt '60, West Bend, WI - President, Diesner Development, Inc.
  • David Senty, Aldie, VA - Major General, USAF (retired)
  • William C. Sheldon '66, Winter Park, FL - President and COO (retired), Eisai, Inc.
  • Hon. Kashoua Kristy Yang '03, Milwaukee, WI, Milwaukee, WI – Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge

Emeritus

  • David Black, Ph.D., Fort Myers, FL - President Emeritus
  • Stephen A. Gould, Ph.D., Elkhart Lake, WI - President Emeritus and Emeritus Professor of German
  • Richard L. Ensweiler '63, Farmer's Branch, TX, Trustee Emeritus, President and CEO, Texas Credit Union League (retired)
  • Doron Green, Fond Du Lac, WI, Trustee Emeritus, 1st Vice President (retired) - Robert W. Baird
  • Harold Gries, M.D., Phoenix, AZ, Trustee Emeritus, Founder and Executive Vice President, The Plaza Companies
  • Rev. John McFadden, Appleton, WI, Trustee Emeritus, Pastor (retired)
  • Richard D. Pauls, Sheboygan, WI - Trustee Emeritus and Financial Consultant (retired)
  • Peter Reddin '68 - Trustee Emeritus
  • Robert T. Melzer, Sheboygan, WI - Trustee Emeritus, Attorney, Rohde/Dales LLP