The mission of the Foundation Board is to drive philanthropic support for the University, and to oversee the prudent administration and investment of donor gifts.


Mr. Jeffrey Hynes

Foundation President and CEO
Vice President for University Advancement

Dr. Richard Herman '74

Foundation Board Chair
President Emeritus, WeRaise Foundation

Rev. Edward Bertram

Retired Senior Gift Officer, LCMS

Mrs. Karen Jean Doering '78

Sr. Registered Branch Administration Associate, Buckman and Corning Financial Strategies Group, Scottsdale AZ

Mr. Charles Kraft

Retired CPA,former board member of Lutheran Bible Translators, past director of Chicago Board of Realtors and member of both American Institute of CPA's and the Illinois CPA Society

Mr. Roger L. Kruel '79, MA '87

Agent, State Farm Insurance Co.

Dr. Robert Libka '75, MA '79, Ed.D '99

President, Attitudinal Dynamics

Mrs. Susan L. Rosborough

Retired Counsel for Allstate Insurance Company, specialized in employment and labor law

Mr. Randy Schnack '70, MA '74

Foundation Board Investment Committee Chair
President, Investment Advising Company

Mr. Bill Stevenson '76

Senior Vice President, Merrill Lynch

Mr. Joel P. Zielke '05

Alumni Board Chair

Mr. Tom Hallett

Board Chief Financial Officer and Vice-President for Finance and CFO