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Leadership

Vision Loss Resources Board of Directors

Patricia Durst, U.S. Bancorp
Board Chair

Joan Arbach, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Vice Board Chair

Chris Carlson, UnitedHealth Group
Secretary

Paul Erdahl, Global Talent Strategies
Member at Large

Ron Beauchane, Plymouth, Minnesota

Dr. Herbert L. Cantrill, M.D., VitreoRetinal Eye Surgery P.A.

Ellen Conway, Saint Paul, Minnesota

Shauna Harrison, Department of Homeland Security

Dr. Robert Hersman, O.D., Hopkins Eye Clinic

Diane Norman, RSP Architects

John Priestley, Plymouth, Minnesota

Kate Shamblott, Shamblott Family Dentistry

Jim Shear, H-Park Seating

Mary Tambornino, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Leigh Wilson-Mattson, Northern Star Council Boy Scouts of America

Debbie Wygal, Ph.D., Saint Paul, Minnesota

 

Executive Staff

Kate Grathwol, Ph.D. (about)
President and CEO

Mauricio Lopez (email)
Controller

John Filek (email)
Director of Programs

Linda Guzman  (email)
Director of Manufacturing, Contract Production Services

 

Program Leadership

Susan Anderson, Community Services Lead (email)

Kelly McCrary, Rehabilitation Program Lead (email)

 

DeafBlind Services Minnesota

Diane Lentsch
Adult Community Services Lead, DeafBlind Services Minnesota (email)

Paul Deeming
Waivered Services Lead, DeafBlind Services Minnesota (email)

Anna Kohrs
Children Youth and Family Services Lead, DeafBlind Services Minnesota  (email)

 

Administrative & Facilities Leadership

Kimberly Dague, Payroll and Accounts Payable Manager (email)

Iris Key, Development Associate (email)

Mark Opalinski, Facilities Engineer (email)