Board of Directors

The Arc Minnesota leadership includes a volunteer Board of Directors and a staff leadership team. The 2018-19 Board was elected on May 5, 2018 at the Annual Meeting of The Arc Minnesota. Read our Board member bios.



President: Mike Wall, Maple Plain
Vice-Chair: Peggy O’Toole Martin, Rochester
Treasurer: Darla Nemec, Eden Prairie
Secretary: Nancy Fitzsimons, Mankato
Governance Committee: Thomas Judd, Excelsior, Shawn Monaghan, Minneapolis




Two-Year Terms

Steve Astrup, Dilworth
Rachel Freeman, Minneapolis
Lynn Klaber, Mankato
Brett Nelson, Clear Lake
Nathan Scott, Sherburne


Three-Year Terms

Tim Allen, Plymouth
Stan Alleyne, Minneapolis
Heidi Larson, Apple Valley
Kim Norton, Rochester
Felicity Riley, St. Paul
Brian Schreifels, Rosemount


Four–Year Terms

Maurice Blanks, Minneapolis
Mary Liddicoat, Minneapolis

Executive Leadership Team

Operating Officers

Andrea Zuber, Chief Executive Officer

Duane Dial, Executive Assistant

Nick Boerum, Chief Advancement Officer

Paris Gatlin, Chief Advocacy and Program Officer

Victoria Hickenbotham-Westeren, Chief Planning and Program Officer

Dustin Smith, Human Resource Director



Regional Directors

Donna Atherton, West Central Region

Lee Ann Erickson, Southwest Region

Buff Hennessey, Southeast Region

Diane Mikolich, Range Region

How Do I Get More Information?

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