United Theological Seminary

Board of Trustees

The board of trustees is a board of directors of a non-profit organization such as a charity, trust or university. At United, the board of trustees is responsible for governing the seminary. Members are appointed, versus elected.


David S. Anderson
Board Chair
Treasurer Of Counsel, Kutak Rock, LLP

Kelli Clement ’10
Assistant Minister, First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis

William Davnie
Foreign Service Officer, ret., Presbyterian (PCUSA) minister

Terry Gilberstadt
Corporate Secretary, Horton Holding

Phebe Haugen
Emerita Professor of Law, Mitchell Hamline School of Law

John Holden
Attorney, Holden Law Firm

Andrea Johnson
Minister of Congregational Programs, Minnesota Valley Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

Lynne Krehbiel-Breneman
Chair of Board Affairs Committee
Independent Education Management Professional

John Lindquist

John Lundquist
Treasurer and Chair of Finance Committee
Lawyer, Fredrikson & Byron PA

Elizabeth Macaulay
Vice Chair
Lead Pastor, Christ United Methodist Church

Shari Prestemon
Chair of Advancement Committee
Chair Conference Minister, Minnesota Conference, United Church of Christ

Jack Rossmann
Chair of Academic Committee
Secretary Professor Emeritus, Macalester College

Karen Smith Sellers
Professor Emerita, United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities

Stacey Smith
Presiding Elder, St. Paul Minneapolis District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church

Clyde Steckel
Professor Emeritus, United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities