Highland Friendship Club is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors; some board members have a family member with developmental disabilities. The Board provides financial oversight, carries out a variety of fundraising activities and sets the strategic direction of the organization in alignment with HFC's mission.
Board members L-R: Stephanie Johnson-Chair, Rose Fagrelius-Past Chair & Founder, Pat Leseman-Founder, Liz Boyd, Hannah Larson-Treasurer, Joe Feldmeier-Secretary, Ginny Bisanz, John Bobzien, Lisamarie Meyer, Mike Fleming, Colleen Langford. Click on images to learn more.
Board of Directors
Director of Community Relations, SPIRE Credit Union
Former Deputy ED/Community Dev Director MHP
Retired: Contract Officer, US Department of Housing and Urban Development
Director of Special Events, Friends of the St. Paul Public Library
Hannah Larson (Gikling)
Partner and CFP Professional at Ascend Financial Group specializing in retirement & estate planning, asset/wealth management, and insurance solutions. Joe lives in Plymouth, Minnesota with his wife and two children. In his free time, he enjoys golfing, working out, playing rugby and traveling.
My husband, John and I are longtime supporters of HFC. We are proud parents of 5 children and 14 grandchildren.
I am a retired RN, having worked 25 years in the OR at United Hospital.
I served as a committee member for the Philanthropy & Advancement for Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare.
HFC Parent, Retired Senior Manager, Internal Revenue Service.
Retired Registered Nurse
Notre Dame MBA Candidate
Currently SVP, MN Director of Minnesota Branches for TruStone Financial Credit Union. I have over 25 years of Financial Experience; which includes many different types of financial sectors. I reside in the Highland Area for the last 20 years and love this community.
MTF Inc Owner
Re/Max Results Realty