MMS BOARD

Thank you, MMS Board!

The MMS Board is an elected group of unpaid volunteers dedicated to educating the Society with cutting-edge microscopy. They work well together to plan activities, recruit expert speakers and organize catered venues throughout the year. 

Their hard work, time, and determination are deeply appreciated!  

Presidents

Current President 2017

Dehua Yang, Ebatco


President-Elect 2018

Tony Anderson, Medtronic

Past President 2016

David Burleson, Ecolab

Board Officers

Secretary

Patricia Sanft

Treasurer

Bede Willenbring

Project MICRO Director

Jeff Payne, 3M

Student Representative

Jacob Held, University of Minnesota

Corporate Liaison

Jason Heffelfinger, Medtronic

Newsletter Editor

Maria Graff

Webmasters

Bede Wllenbring

Abigail Mark, Luther College, Iowa

MSA Representative

Stuart McKernan

Board Members

Jeff Haggerty, Abbott

Larry Hanke, Materials Evaluation and Engineering, Inc.

Peter McSwiggen, McSwiggen and Associates, P.A.

Eric Morrison, Dynation, LLC

Sue Okerstrom, Lichen Labs, LLC

Peter Yurek, Medtronic

Past Presidents

1967  Richard Wood

1968  Gaston Vandermeerssche 

1969  Herber Heist 

1970  Thomas Hutchinson 

1971  John Herschleb 

1972  Dave Coulter 

1973  J.R. Pitcher 

1974  Patricia Richards 

1975  Richard Zeyen 

1976  David Hajicek 

1977  Florence Gleason 

1978  Steven Douglas 

1979  Iris Charvat 

1980  Ronald Hybertson 

1981  Richard Zeyen 

1982  Kristine Black 

1983  John Basgen 

1984  Steve Chapin 

1985  Bruce Cutler 

1986  Andrew Kostic 

1987  Ron Kalin 

1988  Rod Kuchn 

1989  Mike Coscio 

1990  Gib Ahlstrand

1991  Ev Osten

1992  Tom Groppoli

1993  Beth Leys

1994  Mike Coscio 

1995  Rodney Rappe 

1996  Stuart McKernan 

1997  Jeff Payne 

1998  Sue Okerstrom 

1999  Mark Sanders 

2000  Jean Schlosser 

2001  Peter McSwiggen 

2002  Mary Swierczek 

2003  Ann Palmer 

2004  Dwight Erickson 

2005  Jason Heffelfinger 

2006  Sue Okerstrom 

2007  Peter Yurek 

2008  Klaus Wormuth 

2009  Nicole Ulseth 

2010  Ozan Ugurlu 

2011  Dale Case 

2012  Alon McCormick 

2013  Larry Hanke 

2014  Eric Morrison 

2015  Jeff Haggerty 

2016  David Burleson 

2017 Dehua Yang