Board and Staff

SPFHF Board of Directors

We are proud to bring your our 2023-2024 Board of Directors and thank them for their service!

Christian Weinhagen – Weinhagen Tire Company *Board Chair 

Craig Dansky  – Safco Products *Vice Chair 

Christine Arme– 3M *2nd Vice Chair 

Jim Green – Retired, Nationwide Insurance  *Past Board Chair

Liz Lambrecht –  Frandsen Bank  *Treasurer

Terri Johnson  – Ostbye and Anderson  *Secretary

Jason Bradshaw –  Bradshaw Funeral & Cremation Services

Janet Crittenden – University of Minnesota *Gambling Manager

Jason DeKeuster – Northern Prairie Financial

Dennis Egan – Egan Public Affairs

Krystle Igbo-Ogbonna – Minnesota Colleges and Universities

Monte JohnsonCymbet Corporation 

John Maslowski– Retired, Ramsey County

Tony Nemo, Esq. – Meshbesher and Spence

Kay Norbury – The UPS Store

Michael Sawyer – Zees Sleep

Philip Schenkenberg – Taft Law (Legal) 

Kari Boe- Schmidtz– Hennepin County

Ken Wieber – Saint Paul Hotel


The Saint Paul Festival & Heritage Foundation maintains an ongoing yet lean administration. This year-round management provides the volunteer support, programming continuity and fiscal administration necessary to assure the continued growth and success of the Saint Paul Winter Carnival.

Lisa Jacobson, CFRE, President and CEO