Board of Trustees

Guiding the Eau Claire Community Foundation is the Board of Trustees. This volunteer group is made of community leaders dedicated to making Eau Claire a better place to live. The Board has the authority and responsibility to develop policies, procedures, and regulations for the operation of the foundation; to monitor the foundation’s financial health, programs, and overall performance; and to provide the Executive Director with the resources to meet the needs of those the foundation serves.

Meet the Executives >>

Mark Faanes (Vice Chair)Mark Faanes
Chair
Partner
Wipfli, LLP
Laura Talley (Secretary)Laura Talley
Vice Chair
Senior Vice President
BMO Harris Bank
Lois Krause (Treasurer)Lois Krause
Treasurer
Retired Accountant Community Member
Laurie KlinkhammerLaurie Klinkhammer
Secretary
Attorney at Law
Nodolf Flory, LLP

Suzanne AshleySuzanne Ashley
General Manager
Ken Vance Car City
Kim Bodeau
Retired
Community Member
Linda-DanielsonLinda Danielson
Attorney
Ruder Ware
Charlie GrossklausCharles Grossklaus
Retired CEO
RCU

Jeff HalloinJeff Halloin
President
Landmark Builders
Happe-DrDr. Philip Happe
Retired Internal Medicine, Mayo Health System
Chris Hasenberg Chris Hasenberg
Wealth Manager
Investment Management Associates
Tom Larson
President
Larson Management, Inc.

Leland Mayer M.D.Leland Mayer, M.D.
Retired Orthopedic Surgeon
Mayo Clinic Health System
Karl-MurchKarl Murch
Retired CFO,
Global Finishing Solutions, LLC
Tim Pabich
VP of Project Development
Royal Construction, Inc.
Wayne PetersWayne Peters
Owner/Broker
Peters Real Estate & Development, LLC

Jane LokkenJane Lokken
Past Chair
Retired Attorney
Ruder Ware

Past Chairs >>

Dick Cable
1997-1999
Jon N. Homstad
1999-2001
Jack Postlewaite
2001-2003
Susan Tietz
2003-2005

Dick Larson
2005-2007
Charles Graaskamp*
2007-2009
Paul Weinke
2009-2011
Pat Quinn
2011-2013

Jane Lokken
2013-2015

*denotes deceased