Board of Directors

The Gateway Area Council is under the leadership of a dynamic volunteer board made up of the area’s top business and community leaders.  The board supports and guides the council's youth organizations, fostering character development and values-based leadership.

Alan Abrahamson Sr.

Alan Abrahamson Sr.

Board Member

Toby Adams

Toby Adams

Board Member

Judson  Beck

Judson Beck

Board Member

Cory Berget

Cory Berget

Board Member

Mark Binsfeld

Mark Binsfeld

V.P. Marketing

Michael Bonello

Michael Bonello

Board Member

Joe Carlson

Joe Carlson

Council Executive

(608) 615-0298

Todd Clark

Todd Clark

Board Member

Scott Curtis

Scott Curtis

Board Member

Jansen Dahl

Jansen Dahl

Board Member

Glen Danielson

Glen Danielson

Board Member

Mark Davy

Mark Davy

Board Member

Mike Davy

Mike Davy

Board Member

Tim Donahue

Tim Donahue

Board Member

Dave Foye

Dave Foye

Board Member

Kirk Gunderson

Kirk Gunderson

Board Member

Jim Haas

Jim Haas

Treasurer

John Hanley

John Hanley

Board Member

Chester Hilton

Chester Hilton

Co-V.P. Membership

Elizabeth Kramer

Elizabeth Kramer

Council Commissioner

(217) 358-4975

Rob Lee

Rob Lee

Co-V.P. Membership

Alex Metry

Alex Metry

Board Member

Mark Metry

Mark Metry

V.P. Endowment

John Parkyn

John Parkyn

V.P. Administration / Seven Rivers District Chair

Todd Restel

Todd Restel

Board Member

Jack Robinson

Jack Robinson

V.P. Program

Peter Schaffner

Peter Schaffner

Board Member

Joe Skemp

Joe Skemp

Council President

Tom Smith

Tom Smith

Winding Trails District Chairperson

Jean Stavenau

Jean Stavenau

Board Member

Eric Strauss

Eric Strauss

Soaring Eagle District Chairperson

Joel Thole

Joel Thole

V.P. Properties

Tom Tiggelaar

Tom Tiggelaar

Board Member

Bruce Walters

Bruce Walters

Board Member

Phillip Wanke

Phillip Wanke

Board Member