Community Investment Committee
Chris Lerum, WEX Health
Ensures the strategic direction of the Board of Trustees is carried out through the Community Investment Review Panel process by leading other volunteers on site visits to community partners and making sound funding recommendations back to the Board.
  • Chris Lerum, WEX Health
  • Kimberly Busch, TMI Hospitality
  • Nicole Ellis, TMI Hospitality
  • Thomas Loegering, Wanzek Construction, Inc.
  • Josh Malnourie, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • April Olson-Mata, Goldmark Property Management
  • Mike Prekel, Holiday Inn of Fargo
Finance Committee
Jay Lies, Choice Bank
Provides direction by overseeing and monitoring the financial health of United Way of Cass-Clay.
  • Jay Lies, Choice Bank
  • Dan Armbrust, Dawson Insurance
  • Lisa Borgen, American Crystal Sugar Company
  • Kevin Jordre, Bremer Bank
  • Amber Merhiy, KPH, Inc.
  • Michelle Schumacher, Microsoft
  • Wendy Simek, O’Day Management, Inc.
  • Becky Walen, Bell Bank
  • Emmett Worth, Gate City Bank
School Supply Drive Committee
This committee assists in the planning of the annual United Way of Cass-Clay School Supply Drive! They help equip over 6,000 kids in the community with a backpack full of new school supplies so they are prepared and ready to succeed. Responsibilities include event planning, serving as a volunteer lead at distributions and overseeing volunteer shifts.

  • Nicole Anderson, West Fargo Public Schools
  • Erik Kiesz, CoreLink Administrative Solutions
  • Pat Kotta
  • Tamara Leher, Border States Electric
  • Tiffany Scheel
  • Miranda Scheel, Student Ambassador
  • Kevin Spaulding, TrueIT
  • Greg Vandal
  • Emmett Worth, Gate City Investment Services
Women UNITED Leadership Team
Kimberly Busch, Rejuv Medical Aesthetic Clinic
The Women UNITED is a powerful network of women who strengthen our community through an investment of community service, fundraising and leadership.
  • Kimberly Busch, Rejuv Medical Aesthetic Clinic
  • Courtney Buskirk, SAP Concur
  • Kristin Dehmer, Moorhead Area Public Schools
  • Katie DeMars, XY Planning Network
  • Jess Engel, Red River Commodities
  • Emily Flanagan
  • Bobbiann Froemke, Salesforce
  • Natalie Ganske, Wells Fargo
  • Jayne Gust, Sanford Health
  • Heather Heick, Bell Bank
  • Mary Jo Hotzler, Forum Communications Co.
  • Liz Johnson, Saving Smiles Dentistry
  • Kate Lea, Wells Fargo
  • Melissa Marshall, Roers
  • Jenny Olson, State of North Dakota
  • Kimberly Peterson, Lillestol Research, LLC