About MCBA: Staff and Board

MCBA Staff

Anna Bredeson
Director of Programs
Torey Erin
Exhibitions & Artist Programs Manager
Cindy Gipple
Lead Teaching Artist
Nina Hagen
Visitor Services & Shop Associate
Katrina Houmes
Development & Events Manager
Leslie Hutchinson
Visitor Services & Shop Associate
Amanda Kaler
Director of Development & Operations
Andrea Robbins
Database and Information Systems Specialist
Cait Spera
Retail & Visitor Services Manager
Elysa Voshell
Executive Director
Jill Weese
Visitor Services & Shop Associate


MCBA Board of Directors

Ronnie Brooks
Founding Director, Shannon Leadership Institute

Monica Edwards Larson
Letterpress Printer, Book Artist, Sister Black Press

Brandi Ernst
Senior Marketing Communications Planner – Monetization, General Mills

Heather Fletcher
Freelance UX & Surface Pattern Design, Mermaid Patterns & HRJ Design

KC Foley, Chair
Executive Consultant, Navigate Forward

Sherri Gebert Fuller
Corporate/Foundation Gifts Officer, Minnesota Historical Society

Lyndel King, Ph.D.
Director and Chief Curator
Weisman Art Museum, U of MN

Jim Knapp, Secretary
Owner, Publishing Solutions

Bryan Kooistra, Treasurer
Senior Director, Finance for E-commerce and Enterprise Customer Care, Best Buy

Mary Pat Ladner, Vice-Chair
Marketing Strategist

Shawn McCann
Artist, McCann Studio

Wilber “Chip” Schilling
Proprietor, Indulgence Press

Zaylore Stout
Attorney & HR Consultant, Zaylore Stout & Associates; Author, “Our Gay History in 50 States”

Deborah K. Ultan
Arts & Architecture Librarian, University of Minnesota

Hema Viswanathan
Intellectual Property Counsel, Sherwin Williams

Laurie Zenner
Retired Communications & Marketing Executive

Thank you to UCommunityUPrinting with their support of printing MCBA’s business cards!