Board of Governors

Artistic Director: Peter C. Brosius
Interim Managing Director : Karen Bohn


Chair: Jeff von Gillern | U.S. Bancorp
Vice Chair: Suzi Kim Scott | Duke Energy
Treasurer: Dave VanBenschoten | The Advocate Group
Secretary: Michael Blum | Smiths Medical


Lynn Abbott | Ameriprise Financial
Stefanie Adams | Peregrine Capital Management
Whit Alexander | Target
Todd Balan | Polaris Industries Inc.
Matthew R. Banks | Piper Jaffray
Ellen Bendel-Stenzel | Children’s Hospital
Tony Bohmert | The Mosaic Company
Morgan Burns | Faegre BD
Todd Brooks | Mystic Lakes Casino Hotel & Little Six Casino
Barbara Burwell | Burwell Enterprises
Y. Ralph Chu |Chu Vision Institute
Paula Cooney | HB Fuller
Jeff Davidman | Delta Air Lines
Fran Davis | Coldwell Banker Burnet
Eve Deikel | Community Volunteer
Ryan Engle | TripleTree
Pam Enstad | Data Recognition Corp.
Michael Fanuele | Fallon Worldwide
Kerry B. Fauver | CarVal Investors
G. Bryan Fleming | Fleming Education Group, LLC
Beth Ford | Land O’ Lakes
Gina Gage | Community Volunteer
Rajiv Garg | Creative Kids Academy
Lili Hall | KNOCK, Inc.
Jeffrey Hatcher | Playwright
Sandy Hey | Community Volunteer
Carrie Higgins | Community Volunteer
Hoyt Hsiao | Shaw Lundquist Associates, Inc.
Sam Hsu | Ecolab
Bill Johnson | Bill Johnson Creative, LLC
Christine Kalla | The Traveler’s Companies, Inc.
Joe Keeley | College Nannies and Tutors Development
Helen Kurtz | VP Integration and Marketing Excellence
Ed Lagerstrom | UnitedHealth Care
Chad Larsen | Coldwell Banker Burnet
Jim Lemke | C.H. Robinson
Alex Liu | McKinsey & Company
Muffy MacMillan | Community Volunteer
Michael Maeser | Wells Fargo
Gayle Malcolm | Best Buy
Pepe Martin | Hotel Paamul
George Montague | Cisco
Todd Noteboom | Stinson Leonard Street LLP
JoAnne Pastel | Aspire Marketing Group, LLC
Lisa Saul Paylor | Minnesota Perinatal Physicians
Martha Pomerantz | Evercore Wealth Management
Mark Price | M Squared Group
Melissa Raphan | Dorsey & Whitney
Betsy Russomanno | Community Volunteer
Sharon Ryan | Community Leader
Tara Sutton | Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi
Meredith Tutterow | Crystal Farms
George Tyson | Xcel Energy
Patrick B. Walsh | Spencer Stuart

Lifetime Board Members:

Mary Lou Dasburg
Topsy Simonson

Privacy Policy

Thank you for reviewing the privacy policy and disclaimer.

Children’s Theatre Company (“CTC”) is committed to providing a safe online experience. We collect no personally identifying information, unless you choose to provide us with that information. This statement of Privacy applies to the CTC website and governs data collection and usage. By using the CTC website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

If you visit our site to browse, read, watch videos or download, we automatically collect and store only the following information about you:
  • The IP address from which you access our Web site (an IP address serves two principal functions: host or network interface identification and location addressing.)
  • The type of browser and operating system used to access our site
  • The date and time you access our site
  • The pages you visit
  • and The Internet address of the Web site from which you accessed our site

This information is used to improve the functionality of the website—to learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about individuals and their visits. We may compile and report aggregate statistics about our users — numbers, traffic patterns, and related site information — but these statistics will include no personally identifying information. CTC is not responsible for privacy statements or other content on websites outside of CTC, including those linked from CTC’s website.


If you identify yourself by submitting mailing list, donor or ticket request forms contained in the site, we use that information only to respond to your message and to help us provide you with the material you have requested or to send you a written acknowledgment of your donation as required by law, or to verify and/or mail purchases and/or to process your ticket order.

You have the option to contact us by phone or by email ( to request that we remove your name from our mailing and/or calling and/or trade list. If you opt to be taken off our mailing list, you will receive no mail from us, including publications or special notices. If you opt to be removed from our calling list, you will receive no calls from us except when a performance is canceled. We will not sell, trade or share a donor’s personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. If you are not a donor and you opt to be removed from our trade list, we will not provide your name to other arts organizations that might be making special offers or anyone else.


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CTC may occasionally update our Statement of Privacy to reflect customer feedback or changing technologies. CTC encourages you to review this statement periodically.


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Under no circumstances shall CTC, its employees or contractors be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages that may result in any way from your use or inability to use the information provided on this or any other web site supported or maintained by CTC or from your reliance on or use of information, services or merchandise provided on or through the web site or that result from mistakes, errors, omissions, interruptions, defects, deletion of files, delays in operation or transmission or any failure of performance. If you are dissatisfied with the information provided on this web site, or with any of the practices of the CTC in the operation of this web site, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the web site.