November 13, 2015

Directors & Trustees

2017 – 2018 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 2018

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

Members whose term ends in 2019

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

Members whose term ends in 2020

  • Suzanne K. Ahlstrand, Wichita, KS
  • Nancy Falk Ayoub, Omaha, NE
  • Ren Linér, San Marcos, TX
  • Rev. Harold (Hal) T. Nilsson, Albuquerque, NM
  • Charlie Nystrom, Minneapolis, MN
  • Barry L. Peterson, Vancouver, WA
  • Kerstin Trowbridge, Grand Rapids, 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 R. Bolling, Park Ridge, IL
  • Lorraine S. Hasselquist, Bloomington, MN
  • Gunhild Jansson, Stockholm, SE
  • Dorothy A. Palmquist, Minneapolis, MN
  • Eileen E. Swanson, Naples, FL

Directors Emeriti

  • Donald E. 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) F. Johnson, Roseville, MN
  • Duane Kullberg, Minneapolis, MN
  • Kerstin B. Lane, Chicago, IL
  • Dr. Edward A. Lindell, Northfield, MN
  • Richard T. Lindgren, Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Urban Lundberg, Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Bertil O. Lundh, Seattle, WA
  • Michael L. Miller, Chagrin Falls, OH
  • Agneta Nilsson, Thousand Oaks, CA
  • Alan J. Olson, Boulder, CO
  • L. Durand Peterson, Jamestown, NY
  • Robert A. Peterson, Tucson, AZ
  • John Sellstrom, Esq., Ashville, NY
  • Bengt Solén, Thousand Oaks, CA

2017 – 2018 SCA Foundation Board of Trustees

  • Suzanne K. Ahlstrand, Wichita, KS- Ex officio
  • Richard Brynteson, Rockford, IL – term ends 2019
  • John Hasselberg, Minneapolis, MN – Ex officio
  • Charlie Nystrom, Minneapolis – Ex officio
  • Barry Peterson, Vancouver, WA  – term ends 2018
  • Sandra Pfaff, Haverford, PA – term ends 2020