Board of Directors

The Arc Minnesota leadership includes a volunteer Board of Directors and a staff leadership team. The 2018-22 Board was elected on May 5, 2018 at the Annual Meeting of The Arc Minnesota. Read our Board member bios.


Chair: Mike Wall
Vice-Chair: Peggy O’Toole Martin (Southeast Region Representative)
Treasurer: Darla Nemec
Secretary: Nancy Fitzsimons

Governance Committee

  • Thomas Judd
  • Shawn Monaghan


  • Jon Alexander
  • Tim Allen
  • Stan Alleyne
  • Steve Astrup (West Central Region Representative)
  • Maurice Blanks
  • Rachel Freeman
  • Lynn Klaber (Southwest Region Representative)
  • Heidi Larson
  • Mary Liddicoat
  • Brett Nelson (Midstate Region Representative)
  • Kim Norton
  • Felicity Riley
  • Brian Schreifels
  • Nathan Scott

Executive Leadership Team

Operating Officers

Andrea Zuber, chief executive officer

Nick Boerum, chief advancement officer

Duane Dial, executive assistant

Paris Gatlin, chief advocacy & program officer

Victoria Hickenbotham-Westeren, chief planning & program officer

David Jungers, director of marketing

Dustin Smith, director of human resources

Jessica Thompson, chief financial officer

Regional Directors

Donna Atherton, West Central Region

Lee Ann Erickson, Southwest Region

Buff Hennessey, Southeast Region

How Do I Get More Information?

For more information about our leadership team, contact The Arc Minnesota.