Oct 22, 2020

New trustees election to KSU Foundation board

Posted Oct 22, 2020 4:27 PM

MANHATTAN — Following an election before the Sept. 18 semiannual — and this year virtual — meeting of the Kansas State University Foundation's board of trustees, one member was reelected to a three-year term on the foundation's board of directors, and 88 members were elected to four-year terms on itsboard of trustees.

The KSU Foundation now has 353 trustees serving as the university's premier advocates, ambassadors and investors. The foundation's board of directors oversees management, control and supervision of the foundation's business and affairs.

Reelected to the board of directors was Dave Everitt, Marco Island, Florida, who earned his bachelor's degree in industrial engineering from the College of Engineering in 1975.

The following individuals were elected or reelected to the board of trustees:

Brice and Megan Lowe, Andover; Mark and Eva Gardiner, and Bill and Jan Shaw, all from Ashland; Jim and Karol Kadel, Beloit; Bill Miller and Debbie Leckron Miller, and Marty White, all from Council Grove; John and Carol Hill, Fort Scott; Mark Coberly, Gove.

From Greater Kansas City: Lindsay Preisinger, Fairway; Chris Curtin, and Pat Friesen and Chuck Jasper, all from Leawood; Barbie and Loren Breedlove, Glenn and Jill Hubbard, and Bill and Marilyn Taylor, all from Olathe; Paul and Teresa Bartak, Bill Meredith Jr., and Garry Robben, all from Overland Park; and Dennis Hulsing, Prairie Village.

John and Becky Howard, Hiawatha; Steve Johnson, Lawrence.

From Manhattan: Terry Arthur; Charley and Nancy Cole; Jayson and Libby Cyr; Tom and Mary Kevin Giller; Don and Linda Glaser; Mary Lee Graham; Chuck and Susie Grier; Mary Vanier; and Al and Karen Walczak.

Dan and Rona Wassenberg, Marysville; Bob Sjogren, Newton; Gib and Brenda Compton, Park City; Kent and Ellen Townsend, Topeka; and Jim and Debra Gordon, Westmoreland.

From out of state: 

Ed and Eunice Wambsganss, Fountain Hills, Arizona; Brian Bednar, Scottsdale, Arizona; Janice Hamilton, Tucson, Arizona; Mark and Susan Carlson, Calabasas, California; Eric Stonestreet, Toluca Lake, California; Jim Johnson, Colorado Springs, Colorado; Mike Goss, Westport, Connecticut; Blair and Ann Jones, Marietta, Georgia; Lynn and Brent Rockers, Clive, Iowa; Steve and Cathy Lacy, Des Moines, Iowa; Jay Longinaker and Lora Damme, Randolph, Iowa; George Yapp, Barrington Hills, Illinois; Travis Lenkner and Erin Delaney, Chicago, Illinois. 

Charles and Denise Warta, Victoria, Minnesota; Gary Boomer, and Diane Patrick, both from Kansas City, Missouri; Mike and Susan Christensen, Walton, Nebraska; Brian and Silvia Zerr, New York, New York; Damon Hininger, Brentwood, Tennessee; Tracy Turner, Garland, Texas; and John and Linda Morgan, Spicewood, Texas

As Kansas State University's strategic partner for philanthropy, the KSU Foundation inspires and guides philanthropy toward university priorities to boldly advance K-State family. Visit www.ksufoundation.org for more information. 

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