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.​


Cindy Gnadinger

Cindy Gnadinger

Carroll University
Waukesha, Wis.
José A. Olivieri

José A. Olivieri '78

Co-managing Partner
Michael Best & Friedrich L.L.P
Milwaukee, Wis.
Pershing E. MacAllister

Pershing E. MacAllister '40

Chair Emeritus
Chairman of the Board
MacAllister Machinery Company
Indianapolis, Ind.
Dorval R. Carter

Dorval R. Carter '79

Vice Chair
Chicago Transit Authority
Chicago, Ill.
James M. Schneider

James M. Schneider '74

Executive Chairman of the Board
Horizon Bank
Austin, Texas
Charmaine L. Ponkratz

Charmaine L. Ponkratz '77

Vice President Marketing (retired)
Marshall & Ilsley Corp.
Green Bay, Wis.


Deborah A. Block

Deborah A. Block `74

Senior Pastor
Immanuel Presbyterian Church
Milwaukee, Wis.
Christy L. Brown

Christy L. Brown

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin Southeast
Milwaukee, Wis.
Kevin Buehler

Kevin Buehler '79

CEO/Division Head (retired)
Alcon Laboratories/Novartis
Fort Worth, Texas
Reynolds Challoner

Reynolds Challoner '64

NEW Paradigm Advisors LLC
Sanibel, Fla.
Green Bay, Wis.
Sandy L. Cunningham

Sandy L. Cunningham '78

Versiti, Inc. / BloodCenter of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, Wis.
Jefferson V. DeAngelis

Jefferson V. DeAngelis '80

President/Chief Investment Officer
Northwest Passage Capital Advisors LLC
Milwaukee, Wis.
Susan Edwards

Susan Edwards

President & CEO
ProHealth Care
Waukesha, Wis.
Russell W. Harland

Russell W. Harland '83

ProHealth Medical Group and Medical Director
Physician Assistant Program
Carroll University
Waukesha, Wis.
John Hengel

John Hengel '80

Vice President of Finance
Treasurer and Assistant Secretary
Jason Industries, Inc.
Milwaukee, Wis.
Lynda M. Johnson

Lynda M. Johnson '80

Assistant Treasurer
Milwaukee, Wis.
David Laatsch

David Laatsch '95

Vice President
Strategy and Operations Project Management
Aurora Health Care
Milwaukee, Wis.
Cindy L. Mayoras

Cindy L. Mayoras '09

Alpharetta, Ga.
Alice Crofts Morava

Alice Crofts Morava '52

Vice President and Chairman of the Board
Stuart W. Johnson & Co., Inc.
Lake Geneva, Wis.
Dennis G. Punches

Dennis G. Punches '58

Payback, L.P.
Waukesha, Wis.
Renée H. Ramirez

Renée H. Ramirez

Executive Director
Waukesha County Community Dental Clinic
Waukesha, Wis.
Jack Riesch

Jack Riesch

Owner and Executive Vice President
R&R Insurance Services
Waukesha, Wis.
Mark Roble

Mark Roble '77

Chief Risk Officer
Robert W. Baird & Co.
Milwaukee, Wis.
Thomas Sellars

Thomas Sellars '82

Chairman and CEO
Sellars Absorbent Materials, Inc.
Milwaukee, Wis.
Fred Stier

Fred Stier

Stier Construction, Inc.
Waukesha, Wis.
Joseph P. Zvesper

Joseph P. Zvesper '76

Executive Vice Chairman
Duff & Phelps, LLC
Milwaukee, Wis.

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