Board of Directors

HEATHER WAGNER 

​Brick Furniture Store

Director

DANIELLE MOREM

Damel Transportation

Director

DALE WICKS

Quality Pork Processors, Inc.

Vice Chair

ADAM HOUCK

Adams, Rizzi & Sween, P.A.

Director

KARI POLLAK 

​Hormel Foods Corporation 

Director

NANCY SCHNABLE

Discover Austin, MN

Liaison

BARB EMBACHER

Riverland Community College
Liaison

SUDESHNA PANT 

Marketing & Communications Specialist

sudeshna@austincoc.com

KRISTIN JOHNSON

Mayo Clinic Health System-Albert Lea & Austin

Director

ELAINE HANSEN

President

elaine@austincoc.com

SCOTT FOX

Fox Electric Co., Inc.

First Vice Chair

JEANINE NELSON

Member Relations & Major Events

jeanine@austincoc.com

KRIS HEICHEL

​Fairway Independent

​Director

JOSEPH BOWER

Wells Fargo Bank

Treasurer

ISRAEL GONZALEZ
1910 Fresh Mexican Kitchen

Director

CRAIG CLARK

City of Austin

Liaison

Board Liaisons

NAN HANEGRAAF

Bremer Bank

Board Chair

Meet the team 

KRISTEN OLSON

Community Concierge

kristen@austincoc.com

JOHN GARRY

Development Corporation
of Austin
Liaison

JANA NORMAN

Games People Play

Past Chair

JUSTIN AKKERMAN

​Akkerman, Inc.

Vice Chair

LESLIE FOX

Office Receptionist

info@austincoc.com

SUPT. DAVID KRENZ

Austin Public Schools

Liaison

BOB HARTMAN 

​Stadheim Jewelers

Director

MARK NIBAUR

Austin Utilities

Vice Chair