Lakeland University Leadership

Lakeland University Leadership Team

Key Administrators

  • David Black, Ph.D., President of the University
  • LaJill Edge, Assistant to the President
  • Beth BorgenExecutive Vice President
  • Scott Niederjohn, Ph.D., Senior Vice President for Cooperative Education & Econmoic Development
  • Margaret Albrinck, Ph.D., Dean of the School of Humanities & Fine Arts, VP for Academic Affairs
  • Brian Frink, Ph.D., Dean of the School of Business, Science & Technology, VP for Analytics
  • Joshua Kutney, Ph.D., Dean of the Kellett School of Undergraduate & Graduate Studies, VP for Teaching & Learning
  • David Simon, Vice President for Campus Life, Title IX Coordinator
  • Amy Wirtz, Vice President for Finance & Operations
  • Rich Haen, Associate Vice President for Operations
  • Stephen Sim, Ph.D., Senior Advisor to the President for International Affair

Board of Trustees

Chairperson

  • Barbara S. Gannon, Plymouth, WI - Vice President, Corporate & Marketing Communications, Sargento Foods, Inc. (retired)

President

  • David Black, Ph.D.. President of the University

Vice Chairperson

  • Lola Roeh ’73, General Manager, The Osthoff Resort

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.
  • Wendy Bemis '73, Cleveland, WI - Community Volunteer
  • 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
  • Irvin Kaage '73, Park Ridge, IL - President, Transor Filter
  • Lori Knitt, Cleveland, WI - Vice President, Nursing, Aurora Sheboygan Memorial Medical Center
  • Michael Lanser, Cleveland, WI - Retired, Lakeshore Technical College President
  • Robert L. Loffredo '70, Gansevoort, NY - Vice President - Business Growth Worldwide, Snap-On Tools
  • Robert T. Melzer, Sheboygan, WI - Attorney, Rohde/Dales LLP
  • David R. Pierce '70, Festus, MO - President, David Pierce & Associates
  • Kathie Powers '76, Vienna, VA - CFO, Innovim, LLC
  • Lola Roeh '73, Kiel, WI - General Manager, The Osthoff Resort
  • Carla E. Salmon, Appleton, WI, Dir. Clinical Lab. Science Prog., St. Elizabeth Hospital (retired)
  • 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.
  • Jeffrey D. Spence '83, Milwaukee, WI - Marketing & Agency Services Director, Milwaukee Metropolitan Sewerage District
  • Joseph Steffensmeier '04 MBA '19, Sheboygan, WI - Account Manager, HTT, Inc.
  • Wally Waldhart, Sheboygan, WI - Vice President of Sales and Communications, ACUITY
  • Deborah G. Wente, Sheboygan, WI - Community Volunteer

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