Foundation Staff

<span style="font-size: 19px;">Tom Coates ’86</span>

Tom Coates ’86

Executive Director


<span style="font-size: 19px;">Sharon Dorrity ’87</span>

Sharon Dorrity ’87

Director of Constituent Relations


<span style="font-size: 19px;">Virginia Zinser</span>

Virginia Zinser

Director of Development


<span style="font-size: 19px;">Esther Proulx ’05</span>

Esther Proulx ’05

Development Coordinator


<span style="font-size: 19px;">Ryan Sigmon ’15</span>

Ryan Sigmon ’15

Development Assistant


Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Mrs. Patricia Caruso ’75, Chair
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mr. Joseph Breed ‘85, First Vice Chair
Cheboygan, Michigan

Dr. Peter Mitchell, Second Vice-Chair
LSSU President
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mrs. Sharon Dorrity ‘87, Secretary
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mr. Patrick Egan
Brimley, Michigan

Mr. Robert Kjolhede ‘78
Thompsonville, Michigan

Mr. Maurice Walworth, Treasurer
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mr. Ian Ward ‘76
East Lansing, Michigan

Board Members

Ms. Carol Andary
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mr. H. James Bourque ‘56
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mr. Michael Day ’89
Las Vegas, NV

Mr. Ted Haapala
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mr. David Jahn ’90
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Mr. Ronald Meister ’73
Sault Ste Marie, Michigan

Dr. Mark Mercer ’73
St. Ignace, Michigan

Dr. Rebecca Novo ’04
Indialantic, Florida

Mr. Greg Parker ‘84
Brimley, Michigan

Dr. Thomas Robinson
Brimley, Michigan

Mr. David Saunders ’80
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario

Mr. Charles Schmidt, ’75
Rochester Hills, Michigan

Dr. Edward Smith, ’78
St. Ignace, Michigan

Ms. Sandi Frost Steensma
Forest Hills, Michigan

Ms. Cynthia Williams ’76
East Lansing, Michigan

Mr. Michael Wyse ’78
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Staff Offices are located in the Lou and Mae Lukenda Alumni House on the campus of Lake Superior State University.


Lake Superior State University Foundation
650 W. Easterday Ave
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

Phone / Fax

P: 906.635.2665
F: 906.635.2856