The 2018-19 Board of Trustees

Charles Peterson, Chair
Vice President Farm Management, US Bank

Mike Aasen, Vice Chair
Microsoft - Global Operations

Todd Hase, Treasurer
CFO, Vogel Law Firm

Becky Gilbertson, Secretary
FM City Development

Dr. Casey Bartz
Moorhead Vision Associates

Dr. Julie Blehm
Sanford Health, Internal & Geriatric Specialist

Jane Linde Capistran - String Representative
Concordia College - String and Orchestra Professor

David Dietz
Preference Employment Solutions - President/CEO

Tiana Grisé - FMAYS Liaison
FM Area Youth Symphonies - Executive Director

Laetitia Mizero Hellerud
Author and Owner of Ubuntu Consulting

Mark Hulbert
VP Scheels, Manager of Scheels Home & Hardware

Mark Johnson
Dougherty & Co. Investments - Vice President

Jo Kilander
IBM - Account Executive (retired)

Dr. Mary Jo Lewis
Sanford Health - Internal/Geriatrics Medicine (retired)

Tim McLarnan
Attorney - McLarnan & Skatvold

Doug Neill, Brass/Percussion Orchestra Representative
Music Teacher - Horizon Middle School

Russ Peterson, Woodwinds Orchestra Representative
Concordia College - Jazz, Saxophone, Bassoon faculty

Tom Riley
North Dakota State University - Professor Emeritus ofAnthropology

John Simonson
Mid America Steel - Treasurer

Rebecca Smith
Owner/Designer, Interiors Workshop

Benjamin Zietz
Dawson Insurance - Employee Benefits Advisor

The FMSO Board of Trustees meetings are open, according to North Dakota open meetings laws. The Board meets on the fourth Thursday of the month at 5:00 pm during the months of September, October, January, February, March, and April. In November, the Board meets on the 3rd Thursday of the month. The final meeting of the fiscal year and Annual Meeting of the Fargo-Moorhead Orchestral Association is held on the fourth Thursday of May. Please contact the Symphony Office if you wish to attend, to confirm the time and location of the meeting.


FMSO administrative Staff

Linda Boyd - Executive Director

Sara Granger - Development Director

Katie Granger - Administrative Coordinator

Joan Covington - Librarian/Personnel Manager

Brenda Bohmert - Business Manager

Linda Hinrichs - Payroll Accountant