LEADERSHIP DIRECTORY- REGION 6

Region 6 is comprised of members from academic institutions in Manitoba (CANADA), Saskatchewan (CANADA) , North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Iowa, and Minnesota.

Region Chair & Steering Committee

Name Institution Position
Yvonne Halden 
(204) 474-876
University of Manitoba Region Chair (18-20)
Troy Schmidt Minnesota State University-Moorhead Past Region Chair (16-18)
Amber Kargol Iowa State University Iowa Liaison (17-19)
LaDonna McGohan Luther College Iowa Liaison (19-21) 
Karin Nowak-Bailey University of Manitoba Manitoba Liaison (18-20)
Katie Mehrer University of Mary North Dakota Liaison (17-19)
Jessica Bauer North Dakota State University North Dakota Liaison (19-21)
Martha Scott Johnson University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minnesota Liaison (18-20)
Olivia Miller University of Nebraska-Lincoln Nebraska Liaison (18-20)
Samantha Wohletz Dickinson State University Communication Chair & Awards Chair (18-20)
Meagan Hagerty University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Emerging Leaders Program Liaison (16-18)
Jason Wiegand Des Moines Area Community College UAMP Liaison (18-20)
Julie Nelson University of Iowa UAMP Liaison (18-20)
Blair Pisio University of Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Liaison (19-21)
South Dakota State University South Dakota Liaison (18-20)

Region Conference Committee - 2020


Name Institution Position
Maureen Schafer
(319) 353-5700
University of Iowa Conference Co-Chair 
Amy Korthank
(319) 353-2484
University of Iowa Conference Co-Chair 
Amber Kargol Iowa State University Registration and Volunteers
Kristen Stradt-Johnson Scott Community College Proposals and Program
Samantha Wohletz Dickinson State University Awards/Scholarships
Paul Cox University of Iowa Audio/Visual
David Marchesani University of Northern Iowa Evaluations/Best of Regions
Jenny Connolly University of Northern Iowa Evaluations/Best of Regions
Kate Mersch University of Iowa Exhibits/Vendors/Sponsors
TBD   Welcome Reception
TBD   Hospitality/Wellness/Transportation