Sonja Gidlow, 320-252-5203
Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation Makes Appointments to Board of Directors
St. Cloud, MN, January 27, 2017– The Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation (GSDC) announces recent appointments to its board of directors.
New directors include Michael Markman, Mid-NE Minnesota Region president at U.S. Bank, Joan Schatz, co-president at Park Industries and Matt Varilek, Initiative Foundation president.
Other directors and the officers of the GSDC governing board include:
Bob White, Microbiologics, Chair
Brian Myres, Myres Consulting and DAYTA Marketing, Vice Chair
Rick Bauerly, Granite Equity Partners, Secretary
Greg Klugherz, CentraCare Health, Treasurer
Craig Broman, CentraCare Health/St. Cloud Hospital
Brad Goskowicz, Microbiologics
Joyce Helens, St. Cloud Technical and Community College
Dr. Michael Hemesath, Saint John’s University
Dr. Mary Hinton, College of Saint Benedict
Dr. Ken Holmen, CentraCare Health
Marty Moran, Clear Path
Paul Pfeiffer, ATS
Heather Pieper-Olson, College of Saint Benedict
Tom Rickers, Bremer Bank
John Torgerson, Bernick’s
Dr. Ashish Vaidya, St. Cloud State University
About the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation
The Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation (GSDC) is a non-profit (501c3) collaboration of nearly 250 regional public and private organizations in Central Minnesota. Its mission is to lead economic development for the benefit of the Greater St. Cloud region. Strategic initiatives include business retention, expansion and attraction, transportation, talent, innovation, workplace wellbeing, and Downtown St. Cloud. The GSDC is funded through investor contributions from private businesses, higher education, public entities, personal contributions, and grants. All actions are self-governed by the organization’s investors, boards and various committees. Learn more at www.greaterstcloud.com.