Board of Trustees

Steve Anderson '88

Senior Executive Vice President
Waddell & Reed
Kansas City, Kansas

Michael Armbrecht

CFO
Technology Solutions
Columbia, Maryland

Lisa Baronio (Ex-Officio)

Vice President for University Advancement
President of the UNI Foundation
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Jan Bittner

Retired UNI Volleyball Coach
Janesville, Iowa

Bob Bowlsby

Commissioner
Big 12 Conference
Dallas, Texas

Margaret Bradford '91

Waterloo, IA

Jean Carlisle '78, '81 (Ex-Officio)

Vice President/Secretary of the UNI Foundation Board of Trustees
University of Northern Iowa
Janesville, Iowa

Pat Cobb

Retired President
World Class Industries
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Linda Cook '89

President
Gilbert & Cook, Inc.
West Des Moines, Iowa

Joy Cole Corning '51, '54

Former Lieutenant Governor
Des Moines, Iowa

Eugene (Gene) Dietz '60

Business Consultant
Farmington, Minnesota

Frank Esser '73, '87 (Ex-Officio)

Vice President of Special Projects
University of Northern Iowa Foundation
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Steve Gearhart '87 (Ex-Officio)

Associate Vice President for University Advancement
Vice President for Development
University of Northern Iowa Foundation
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Michael Hager '88

Senior Vice President, Finance & Operations
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Kevin Harberts

President & CEO
Kryton Engineered Metals, Inc.
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Jorgen Heidemann '68

Retired Senior Vice President
Benefit Capital Management Corp. 
Cushing, Maine

Noreen Hermansen '71 (Ex-Officio)

Vice President for Principal Gifts
University of Northern Iowa Foundation
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Michael Hogan

Distinguished Professor of History
University of Illinois
Columbus, Ohio

Rich James

Retired Financial Advisor
Wells Fargo Advisors
Bettendorf, Iowa

Guang Jin '92, '95

Manager, Global Growth Operation
Deere & Company
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Rose Lorenz

Retired President
University Book & Supply 
Cedar Falls, Iowa

David R. Mason

Attorney at Law
Redfern Mason Larsen & Moore
Cedar Falls, Iowa 

Dr. Ruth Ann Meyer '58

Professor Emerita
Western Michigan University
Portage, Michigan

Dennis Mullen '66

Retired Chairman & CEO
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers
Carefree, Arizona

David Oman '74

President
Earthpark Development, LLC
Des Moines, Iowa

Mark Oman '76

Chair, Board of Trustees
Managing Director

Oman Capital 
West Des Moines, Iowa

Dave Peters

Retired Chair and CEO
Peters Construction
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Richard Redfern '74

President & CEO
Prescher Capital 
Naples, Florida

Reid Richards '71

Retired Executive Corporate Agency Vice President
State Farm Insurance Companies
Bloomington, Illinois

Dick Savage '63

Retired Chairman
United Rotary Brush Corp.
Stillwell, Kansas

Steve Segebarth '67, '74

Retired Senior Vice President
Saint-Gobain Containers
Indianapolis, Indiana

Duane Smith '80

President
TrueNorth Companies
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Sandy Stevens '62

Freelance Journalist 
Glen Ellyn, Illinois

David Takes '81

President 
Doerfer Companies
Waverly, Iowa

Gina Trimble '98 (Ex-Officio)

Assistant Vice President - Advancement Services
Treasurer of the UNI Foundation
University of Northern Iowa
Independence, Iowa

Bobbie Williams '86

Retired Colonel
U.S. Army
Port Saint Lucie, Florida

Timothy V. Williams '71

Retired Chief Financial Officer
Blackbaud
Johns Island, South Carolina