Board of Directors

Mosaic Board of Directors

The Mosaic Board of Directors holds in responsibility the trust and welfare of the people who support and depend upon Mosaic. This includes, but is not limited to, people who rely on Mosaic for services, their families, donors to Mosaic, and the Lutheran churches with which Mosaic holds an affiliation or recognition.

There are 13 directors on the board. Three members of the board are appointed by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and the majority of board members must be Lutheran. The remaining members are elected by the board. Members serve three-year terms and may serve two consecutive terms. The board meets three times per year.

The Rev. Daniel Forehand, Indiana, Chairperson

Pastor/Mission Redeveloper, Grace Lutheran Church, Elkhart, Indiana

James Olmsted, Nebraska, Vice Chairperson

President and Engineering Manager, Olmsted & Perry Consulting Engineers Inc.

Linda Burt, Nebraska, Second Vice Chairperson

Retired CFO

Akash Sethi, Texas, Secretary

Managing Partner, McGuire Woods, LLP

Edward L. Barker, Kansas

Senior Counsel, Husch Blackwell

James S. Bowen, Nebraska

Co-Founder, Five-Nines

Megan Gustafson, Kansas

Nurse Practitioner, Children’s Mercy Hospital Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Robert Graulich, Connecticut

Senior Vice President, Bank of America

Sandra Scott, Colorado

Director, Talent and Organizational Effectiveness, Banner Health

Patricia Nimtz, Illinois

Healthcare Informatics Region Director, Premier Inc.

James Totsch, Illinois

Ret. Brigadier General, United States Air Force

The Rev. Michael Cooper-White, Pennsylvania

Ret. President, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg/President of the Gettysburg Group

Michelle Thompson, Virginia

Occupational Therapist, Richmond Public Schools

The Mosaic Foundation Board of Directors

The Mosaic Foundation Board of Directors receives gifts on behalf of Mosaic, and oversees the disbursement of charitable gifts and investment income to Mosaic. The board is also responsible for the prudent investment and management of funds held in the Foundation.

There are nine directors on the board, plus the Chairperson of the Mosaic Board of Directors, who acts as a member ex-officio. All members are elected by the Mosaic Board of Directors. Members serve three-year terms and may serve two consecutive terms. The Mosaic Foundation Board meets three times per year.

Robert Graulich, Connecticut, Chairperson

Senior Vice President, Bank of America

Mark Nicholson, Kansas, Vice Chairperson

Charlie Hustle, LLC

Susan Lutz, Iowa, Secretary

Pharmacist, retired

Matt Maciel, Kansas

Self-employed

Richard Herman, Illinois

Retired, President of Wheatridge Ministries

Kevin Meyer, Nebraska

Self-employed

Michelle Bolton King, Iowa

Executive Director, ASAP, the After School Arts Program

Gary Freeman, Nebraska

Chief Advancement Officer, Hastings College

The Rev. Daniel Forehand, ex-officio

Pastor/Mission Redeveloper, Grace Lutheran Church, Elkhart, Indiana

Join Our Board

Mosaic is committed to ensuring that the organization can effectively respond to the changing needs of a diverse population of people who rely on Mosaic for support and their families while also supporting a workforce that is culturally and ethnically diverse. We strive to bring greater ethnic and racial diversity to our boards.