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Cabinet + Board

Crown College

Cabinet Members

Crown College has a dedicated and experienced team of professionals who oversee the College’s daily functions. We invite you to meet these leaders and learn about their backgrounds and interests.

Dr. Chris Mathews

VP of Academic Affairs

Dr. Dee McDonald

VP of Enrollment + Marketing

Dr. Fawn McCracken

Chief Online Learning Officer, Dean of Online Studies

Jen Niska

Chief of Staff and College Communications

Martha Swift

VP of Student Development

Mike Price

Chief Operating Officer

Crown College

Board Members

Officer and Trustee rosters, effective July 2022

Greg Kummer

Chairman of the Board

  • Business Owner
  • Norwood, MN

Christian & Missionary Alliance District Representatives

Dr. Dan Scarrow
  • North Central District Superintendent
  • North Central District Representative
  • Waconia, MN
Kimberly Thomas
  • Secretary of the Board
  • Rocky Mountain District Representative
  • Treasurer, Evanston Alliance Church
  • Office Manager, John A. Thomas Law Office
  • Evanston, WY
Dr. Wang Lee
  • Director, Hmong Christian Institute
  • Hmong District Representative
  • Thornton, CO
Dr. Juan Padilla
  • Alliance South Central Representative
  • Neurosurgeon
  • Missions
  • Teach in Church
  • McAllen, TX
Eric Tompkins
  • MidAmerica Representative
  • Business Unit Leader, Golden Ridge Rice Mill
  • Omaha, NE
Gordon Paisley
  • Representative, Midwest District
  • Senior Program Manager, United Airlines
  • Roselle, IL
Pat Costello
  • Western Great Lakes District Representative
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Appleton, WI

Members at Large

Rev. Hector Belen
  • Assistant Director, The Alliance Center for Leadership Development
  • Parma, OH
Dr. Gary D. Friesen
  • Vice President, Christian and Missionary Alliance
  • Colorado Springs, CO
Rep. Jim Nash
  • Minnesota House of Representatives – House District 47A
  • Waconia, MN


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Darril Holden
  • Lead Pastor of Christ Community Church
  • Rochester, MN
Dr. May Vang
  • Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
  • Whitewater, WI
Dr. Verna Cornelia Price
  • CEO of The Power of People Consulting Group
  • Minneapolis, MN
Bob Solfelt
  • Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Senior Vice President, Mortenson Development, Inc.
  • Minneapolis, MN
Dale Teal
  • Founder & Senior Financial Planner, Strategic Financial Concepts
  • Ramsey, MN
Joel Harmon
  • Alumni Board President
  • VP of Sales and Market Development for Polaris
  • Maple Grove, MN
Choua Yang
  • Consultant and Photographer
  • Brooklyn Center, MN

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