VCSU Foundation Board

The purpose of the VCSU Foundation is to support Valley City State University. The Foundation exists to raise and manage private resources of time, talent, and financial contributions to support the mission and priorities of Valley City State University, and provide opportunities for both the students and the University that are not funded through state funds.

  • The mission of the VCSU Foundation is to support VCSU by involving alumni & friends of the University in activities and private giving that meet the University's needs and advance its welfare.
  • The Foundation supports and coordinates the efforts of the Alumni Association, V-500, Booster Board and major giving activities.

Board of Directors 2017-18

  • President

    Mary Simonson

  • Vice President

    Matt Pedersen

  • Secretary

    Dave Bass

  • Treasurer

    Jeff Nathan

  • Ken Astrup
  • Bob Bergan
  • Ryan Botner
  • DuWayne Bott
  • Ray Braun
  • Mark Finstad
  • George Gaukler
  • Gigi Goven
  • Dick Gulmon
  • Bob Horne
  • Dee Jensen
  • Josh Kasowski
  • Phil Mueller 
  • Mark Richman
  • Paul Sandness
  • Gene Smestad
  • Delton Steele
  • Jan Stowman 
  • Jerry A. Topp

Ex Officio - Non-Voting Member

  • VCSU President

    Dr. Tisa Mason

2017-18 Meeting Schedule

Date Meeting Venue Time
November 16, 2017 Foundation Board Executive Committee Open Door Center Conference Room 7:00 a.m.
December 4, 2017 Foundation Board Meeting VCSU Student Center - Skoal Room 4:00 p.m.
March 5, 2018 Foundation Board Meeting VCSU Student Center - Skoal Room 4:00 p.m.
June 11, 2018 Foundation Board Meeting VCSU Student Center - Skoal Room 1:30 p.m.