The Association Board is a group of elected alumni volunteers and undergraduate officers who represent the entire Association. Generally, the men elected to serve are chosen at the Annual Meeting of the Association, in most cases in conjunction with the Chapter’s Founders’ Day activities. The size of Association Board is six alumni and two chapter members. In addition, the effective Association Board will also include the Chapter President, and Director of House Operations. The Association Board will have many roles in leading the Association and assisting in its activities and programming. As the representative owners and landlord of the Chapter House, the Association Board is charged with the following responsibilities
Association Board Members
Name: Matt Schmiesing
Association Position: Treasurer
Year Initiated: Fall of 1997
Hometown: Crystal, Minnesota
Occupation: Grain Merchandiser
What has FarmHouse done for you: The friendships and connections I made, and continue to make through FarmHouse, have proved to be invaluable through the journey of life.
Association Position: Foundation Councilman
Year Initiated: 1981
Hometown: St Anthony, MN
Current Occupation: President CSC Arbitrage Group, Involved in commodity futures and options trading and Chairman, Compass Strategic Investments, Provides hedging and asset replication services for institutional clients
What has FarmHouse done for you? I appreciate the deep brotherhood binding kindred spirits who share the values of FarmHouse. It is this brotherhood and commitment to “building men” that has so positively affected my life.
Name: Kent Bosch
Association Position: Director of Recruitment
Hometown: Montevideo, Minnesota
Occupation: Owns and operates a farm where his family produces sugar beets, corn, soybeans, sweet corn, and University of Minnesota students
What has FarmHouse done for you: FarmHouse Fraternity and the resulting lifelong friendships and relationships helped me developed and succeed in college, career and life. I will always view joining and being active as a student and now as an alum as a great decision!
Name: Frank Bezdicek
Association Position: Chapter Adviser
Hometown: White Bear Twp, MN
Occupation: Semi-retired volunteer
What has FarmHouse done for you: It was my home away from home as a student. FarmHouse membership has provided me with strong social and business connections for a half-century.
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