Board of Directors
The Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota is governed by a team of distinguished advisors in the greater Mankato area. CMSM strives to achieve a balanced representation on the board with respect to institutional, organizational, and personal diversity. Our dedicated board members consistently volunteer their time and resources to CMSM.
Community Relations Officer, Mayo Clinic Health System
Assistant Vice President (AVP)/Relationship Manager, United Prairie Bank
Heather Von Bank, PhD.
Department of Family and Consumer Science Chair, Minnesota State University, Mankato
Heather Carlson, D.O.
OB/GYN, Mankato Clinic
Executive Director, Twin River Council for the Arts
Partner Attorney, Gislason & Hunter
Lead Internal Consultant, WellShare International
Executive Director, Harry Meyering Center
President & CEO, Jones Metal
Retired Technology Director, Le Sueur/Henderson School District
Fafinski Mark & Johnson, P.A.
Director Administrative Services, City of Mankato
Vice President, Nidec
DQ Spencer, Ph.D.
Professor, College of Business, Minnesota State University, Mankato
CPA, MBT, Partner, Abdo
Communications Consultant, Compeer Financial
Market President, Bremer Bank
Gwen Westerman, PhD.
Professor, College of Arts and Humanities, Minnesota State University, Mankato