Board of Trustees

We are grateful to the men and women who serve Carroll by providing leadership on our Board of Trustees. The corporate name of the university is Carroll University, Inc.​


Dr. Cindy Gnadinger

Cindy Gnadinger

President Carroll University Waukesha, WI
Deborah Block


Chair Senior Pastor, Immanuel Presbyterian Church Milwaukee, WI
Doug Mueller


Vice Chair Retired, Breakthrough® Green Bay, WI
Lynda Johnson

Lynda M. Johnson '80

Treasurer Assistant Treasurer, Harley-Davidson Milwaukee, WI
Mark Smith

Mark D. Smith '83

Secretary Product Business Manager (retired), Strattec Security Corp. Mequon, WI


dorval carter


Immediate Past Chair President, Chicago Transit Authority Chicago, IL

Latoya R. Conners Gray '99

Global Director of Customer Financial Services- Credit/Fraud WW Grainger Hawthorn Woods, IL
Sandy Cunningham

Sandy L. Cunningham '78

Technology and Strategy Executive Versiti Milwaukee, WI
Kristi Czarnecki

Kristi J. Czarnecki '89

Owner Czarnecki Properties Pewaukee, WI
Jefferson DeAngelis

Jefferson V. DeAngelis '80

President/Chief Investment Officer (retired) Northwest Passage Capital Advisors LLC Milwaukee, WI

Blane D. Dexheimer '86

Retired Northwestern Mutual Brookfield, WI
Laura Dexter

Laura J. Dexter '76

Pediatric Anesthesiologist and Partner (retired) Metropolitan Anesthesia Network Menomonee Falls, WI
Laura Fisher-Bonvallet

Laura J. Fisher-Bonvallet '74

Designer / Owner Beauxchênes Fibre Arts Oneida, WI

Jane F. Hamilton '74

Businesswoman Oostburg, WI

Susan E. Hayes ‘81

Sr. Director Global Technology – Strategic Enterprise Capabilities (retired) Nike Portland, OR
John Hengel

John J. Hengel '80

Vice President of Finance, Treasurer and Assistant Secretary (retired) Jason Industries, Inc. Milwaukee, WI
Head shot of Ann Laatsch

Ann E. Laatsch ‘88

Justice System Coordinator National Clearinghouse on Abuse in Later Life Shorewood, WI
David Laatsch

David H. Laatsch '95

Vice President, Operations Excellence Advocate Aurora Health Milwaukee, WI

Mary Wendt Moase '80

Scottsdale, AZ
jack riesch

Jack E. Riesch

Owner and Executive Vice President R&R Insurance Services Waukesha, WI
James Schneider

James M. Schneider '74

Executive Chairman of the Board Horizon Bank Austin, TX
Rom Sellars

Thomas A. Sellars '82

Chairman and CEO Sellars Absorbent Materials, Inc. Milwaukee, WI
fred stier

Fred G. Stier

CEO Stier Construction, Inc. Waukesha, WI

Bart O. Williams '91

Director Core Technologies and Services/Professor, Dept. of Cell Biology Van Andel Institute Kentwood, MI

Kathy J. Wolfgram '76

Retired Chemical Industry Executive Columbus, OH
Joseph Zvesper

Joseph P. Zvesper '76

Executive Vice Chairman Duff & Phelps, LLC Milwaukee, WI

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