Board of Directors and Advisors

Board of Directors

Advisory Committee

Marilyn Martin BEMIDJI URBAN Glennis C. Dudley
Karen Holstein-Bedeau
Gloria Love BOIS FORTE Doris Isham
Char Bodin DULUTH Sharon Mullikin
Debra Johnson-Fuller FOND DU LAC Debra Topping
Dorothy Olson
Marie Spry GRAND PORTAGE Carol Hackett
Carol Jenkins (D3) LEECH LAKE Elaine Regguinti
Ruth White
Gwen Kodet LOWER SIOUX Jennifer Dow
Kathy Rykhus
Renee Bruneau MILLE LACS
Barb Benjamin Robertson MINNEAPOLIS / ST. PAUL URBAN Simon Beaulieu
Ruby Beaulieu
Valerie LaFave
Collette Lawrence
Darelynn Lehto PRAIRIE ISLAND
Alfreda Sayers RED LAKE Gary Thunder
Flora Jones
Barbara Thomas
Catherine Dudley
Carolynn Schommer UPPER SIOUX Judith Anywaush
Candice Hamilton
Elitta Lorraine Gouge
Bev Karsten WHITE EARTH Lucille Silk
Mary Snobl
Sandi Revier

Wisdom Steps Executive Committee

Marie Spry, Chair
Marilyn Martin, Vice-Chair
Carol Jenkins, Treasurer
Debra Johnson-Fuller, Secretary

Administrative Support

Paulette Baukol – American Indian Elder Desk Liaison, Minnesota Board on Aging

Minnesota Chippewa Tribe
George Goggleye, Human Services Director
Earlene Buffalo – Program Manager, Minnesota Indian Area Agency on Aging
Drew Anette – Executive Administrative Assistant, MCT EDHHS