Founder's Circle Advisory Board

Billy Beson
Interior Designer
Billy Beson Company

Lori & David Fhima
Kickboxing Instructor and Restaurantuer
Fhima's Minneapolis

Michael Davis
Chief Judge
United States District Court

Jerry Timian
Program Officer
St. Paul Foundation (Retired)

TSF Board of Directors

Frank Taylor - Chair
Briggs & Morgan

Deborah Olson - Vice Chair
Retired CEO & Chair
Nelson Laboratories

Kristy Carstensen - Secretary
CFO-US Bank Community Development Corporation

Dave Rust - Treasurer
Director of Finance

Tony Sanneh
The Sanneh Foundation

Steve Silton - Past Chair
Cozen O'Connor

Adam Gislason
Entertainment and Intellectual Property Lawyer
Fox Rothschild LLP

Beth Paulson
Assistant General Counsel
Polaris Industries

Tamba Johnson
Financial Representative
Thrivent Financial

Delorez Houle
Retired Social Worker - Ramsey County
Lifetime Non-Voting

Dominic Ciresi
Ciresi Weisz Agency

Evan Richardson
Vice President
Schafer Richardson

Joanna Salmen
Foley & Mansfield, PLLP

Michael Khoury
VP, Business Insight & Analytics
U.S. Bank Wealth Management

Nicole Miller
Mother First Supervisor
Ramsey County Social Services Department

Sean Ball
Vice President
BMO Harris Bank

Stacey Gray-Akyea
Director; Research, Evaluation & Assessment
St. Paul Public Schools

Art Gardner
Director of Project Management
Thor Construction

Judd Gilats
WPT Capital Advisors

Roxane Battle
Creative Consultant
Roxanne Battle LLC

Scott Seiler
SeilerSchindel, PLLC

TSF Advisory Board

Anish Das

Ashley Roth
Immigration Attorney
Fredrikson & Byron

Bryant Noice
Vice President Enterprise
Optum/United Health Group

Bryant Pfeiffer

Chief Revenue Officer
Minnesota United

Christian Zepeda, CFP
Financial Advisor
Wells Fargo Advisors LLC

Denver Gilland
Managing Director, Partner
Hightower | DSG Wealth Management

Jason Trucano
Chief Strategy Officer
Cover5, Inc.

Linh Buoen
Associate Director
Galliard Capital Management

Michael O'Connor
Senior Program Manager

Paul Novak
Managing Director
CliftonLarsonAllen Wealth Advisors, LLC

Peter Hager
Chief Executive Office

RB Kiernat
Managing Director
Quetico Partners LLC

Sarah Walker

Suzanne Madison
Independent Contractor

Zach Sussman
Imprint Engine

Zech Thormodsgaard
Founder/Creative Director
Gaardhouse Media

Associate Board/Young Professionals

Brenna Akkerman
Director of Marketing
Hospitality Resource Management

Kurt Pauley
Inside Sales Representative


Ian Barker
Director of Coaching
National Soccer Coaches Association of America

Amos Magee
Director of Player Personnel
MN United MLS

Nicolas Roguefort
Villeneuve, Managing Partner
Oh, Oh It's Magic