JMHS Foundation Board

Johnson Memorial Health Services Foundation depends on the generosity of individuals and businesses to help fulfill its mission. The Foundation Board is a diverse group of community leaders devoted to overseeing and managing the Foundation’s resources and programs.

JM Foundation Board Members:

  • Dean Solem, Board Chair
  • Marilee Jager, Vice Chair & Annual Support Chair
  • Melissa Anderson, Community Relations Chair
  • Ken Club, Major Gifts Chair
  • Mary Helgeson, Employee Giving Chair
  • Carole Femrite
  • Paul Stand
  • Julie Turnberg

 

The JMHS Foundation Board oversees four committees set up to foster relationships and encourage philanthropic support across our local community and beyond.

Community Relations

The Community Relations Committee explores, reviews, recommends, and assists in programs designed to best serve the health education needs of the public.

Committee Members:

  • Melissa Anderson, Chair
  • Sandi Club
  • Carole Femrite
  • Pat Kragh
  • Maggie Madsen
  • Val Olson
  • Lindsay Ourada
  • Leah Prestholdt

Annual Support

The Annual Support Committee explores, reviews, recommends, and assists in the implementation of fundraising aimed to increase annual financial support for Johnson Memorial Health Services, particularly but not limited to ongoing or annual gifts of $100 or less.

Major Gifts

The Major Gifts Committee explores, reviews, recommends, and assists in the establishment and membership of the Cornerstone Club. Membership in the Cornerstone Club is extended to those who make an investment of $10,000, $25,000, $50,000, $100,000, $200,000 or more.

Cornerstone Club Committee:

  • Ken Club, Chair
  • Charlie Prestholdt, Vice Chair
  • Mike Erickson
  • Rick Odden
  • Dean Solem
  • Kendall Stelter
  • Jon Wager

Employee Gifts

The Employee Gifts Committee explores, reviews, recommends, and assists in the establishment and membership of the L.I.F.T. (Let’s Invest For Tomorrow) Club. Membership in the L.I.F.T. Club is extended to JMHS employees giving at any amount.

L.I.F.T. Club Committee:

  • Mary Helgeson, Chair
  • Pam Kellen, Vice Chair
  • B.B. Billett
  • Pegi Carlson
  • Lindee Olson
  • Michele Nelson
  • Missy Struxness

If you are interested in learning more about the committee’s work or to serve on one of our committees, please contact Kristyn Wicht, Community Relations/Development Manager at 320-312-2111 or kwicht@jmhsmn.org or Saundra Snobl, Admin/Development Coordinator 320-312-2123 or ssnobl@jmhsmn.org