November 13, 2015

Directors & Trustees

2016 – 2017 SCA Board of Directors

Institutional Member Representatives

Founding Member Representatives

Museum Member Representatives

Swedish Heritage College Member Representatives

Special Institutional Member Representatives

Elected Directors

Members whose term ends in 2017

  • Suzanne Ahlstrand, Wichita, KS
  • Rev. Dr. David Baker, Spokane, WA
  • Bertil Fredstrom, Austin, TX
  • Lars Jonsson, Seattle, WA
  • Rev. Harold (Hal) Nilsson, Albuquerque, NM
  • Kerstin Trowbridge, Grand Rapids, MI

Members whose term ends in 2018

  • Ivar Berge, Johnstown, PA
  • Dennis Carlson, Decatur, GA
  • Dr. Anne-Charlotte Harvey, Lemon Grove, CA
  • John Hasselberg, Collegeville, MN
  • Samuel Heed, Paoli, PA
  • William Johnson, M.D., Three Rivers, MI
  • Bruce Larson, Hagerstown, MD

Members whose term ends in 2019

  • Dr. Rolf Bergman, Cleveland, OH
  • Margaret Sooy Bridwell, Berwyn, PA
  • Richard Brynteson, Rockford, IL
  • Neil Carlson, Winnipeg, MB
  • William Gusenius, Lindsborg, KS
  • Rev. Rob Nordin, Oscoda, MI
  • John Norton, Moline, IL
  • Sandra Pfaff, Haverford, PA
  • Annette Seaberg, Chicago, IL
  • Dr. Mary Anderson Seeger, Caledonia, MI

Honorary Directors

  • His Excellency Björn Lyrvall,
    Ambassador of Sweden to the United States of America
  • The Honorable Kenneth Macartney,
    Ambassador of Canada to Sweden
  • The Honorable Azita Raji,
    Ambassador of the United States of America to Sweden
  • His Excellency, Per Sjögren,
    Ambassador of Sweden to Canada
  • His Excellency Jan Eliasson,
    Former Ambassador of Sweden to the United States of America
  • Brigitta Bolling, Park Ridge, IL
  • Lorraine Hasselquist, Bloomington, MN
  • Gunhild Jansson, Stockholm, SE
  • Dorothy Palmquist, Minneapolis, MN
  • Eileen Swanson, Naples, FL

Directors Emeriti

  • Donald Benson, Excelsior, MN
  • Siri Eliason, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Erik Gustavson, Munkfors, SE
  • Willow Hagans, Detroit, MI
  • E. Jan Hartmann, Naples, FL
  • Dr. Nils Hasselmo, Tucson, AZ
  • Herbert (Ted) Johnson, Roseville, MN
  • Duane Kullberg, Minneapolis, MN
  • Kerstin Lane, Chicago, IL
  • Dr. Edward Lindell, Northfield, MN
  • Richard Lindgren, Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Urban Lundberg, Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Bertil Lundh, Seattle, WA
  • Michael Miller, Chagrin Falls, OH
  • Agneta Nilsson, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Alan Olson, Boulder, CO
  • Durand Peterson, Jamestown, NY
  • Robert Peterson, Tucson, AZ
  • John Sellstrom, Esq., Ashville, NY
  • Bengt Solén, Thousand Oaks, CA

2016 – 2017 SCA Foundation Board of Trustees

  • Sandra Pfaff, Haverford, PA (Chair) – term ends 2017
  • Barry Peterson, Vancouver, WA (Vice-chair) – term ends 2018
  • Richard Brynteson, Rockford, IL (Secretary/Treasurer) – Ex officio
  • Rev. Dr. David Baker – Ex officio
  • John Hassleberg – Ex officio