Council Members

The University for Seniors Council meets the first Wednesday of the month, except for January and July, at 1:45PM. The meetings are being held on campus in Kirby 309 and via Zoom. Meeting minutes can be found on the Documents section of our website.

The US Program follows the Minnesota Open Meeting Law. For more information or to contact members of the US Council, please email [email protected].

2024-2025 Council Members


President - Mary Durward                        

President-Elect - Deborah Schlacks             

Past President - Suzanne Griffith        

Recording Secretary - Lisa Mandelin             

US Director - Wendy Larrivy                   

Curriculum - Mary Jackson and Heather Sweetland         

Events - Mary Krook and Peggy Skylondz             

Finance - Jim Schultzenburg               

Marketing - Pam Roline and Craig Carlson

Membership - Linda Crumpton and Marge Nelson Smith                                                                                                                                            


US Program Associate - LeeAnn Ilminen          

Parliamentarian - Clarice Roseen