Board & Staff

WCI Board

Our board represents a cross-section of our region and communities and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly impact our region.

  • Amy Stoller Stearns

    BECKER COUNTY
    Amy Stoller Stearns, executive director 
    Holmes Theater/Detroit Lakes Community & Cultural Center

  • Yoke Sim Gunaratne

    CLAY COUNTY
    Yoke Sim Gunaratne, executive director
    Cultural Diversity Resources

  • Nicole Fernholz

    DOUGLAS COUNTY
    Nicole Fernholz, executive director 
    Living Alexandria Area Economic Development Commission

  • Larry Doss

    DOUGLAS/POPE COUNTY
    Larry Doss, Vice President/Agricultural Lender, Glenwood State Bank
    Douglas County resident

  • Val Martin

    GRANT COUNTY
    Val Martin
    City of Battle Lake City Clerk/Treasurer/EDA Director/Zoning Official
    Grant County resident

  • Sue Huebsch

    OTTER TAIL COUNTY
    Sue Huebsch, business owner, Goose Group, Inc., Perham

  • Mark Helland

    OTTER TAIL COUNTY
    Mark Helland, VP of Customer Service
    Otter Tail Power Co.

  • John Dahlseng

    POPE COUNTY
    John Dahlseng
    Former owner, current product designer - LMC Enterprises

  • Warrenn Anderson

    STEVENS COUNTY
    Warrenn Anderson, attorney
    Fluegel, McLaughlin, Anderson & Brutlag

  • Jane Vangsness Frisch

    TRAVERSE COUNTY
    Jane Vangsness Frisch, vice president for Student Affairs
    North Dakota State College of Science

  • Steve Kent

    WILKIN COUNTY
    Steve Kent
    Retired, sunflower product specialist consultant for Nuseed

  • Barb Fabre

    WHITE EARTH NATION/BECKER COUNTY
    Barb Fabre, CEO/consultant
    Indigenous Visioning