Governing Board

Kathleen Ryan
Chair
Kathleen Ryan
Aitkin City Administrator
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2014

 

Christine Bright
Vice Chair
Christine Bright
Attorney, Haberkorn Law Offices
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2015

 

Steve Wilson
Secretary
Steve Wilson
Retired Business Owner
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2006

 

Alison Matalamaki
Treasurer
Alison Matalamaki
Administrator, Aicota Health Care Center
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2011

 

Timothy Dirks, MD
Timothy Dirks, MD
Cardiologist, Minneapolis Heart Institute
Resides in Brainerd community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2013

 

Jeffrey Ehnstrom, MD
Jeffrey Ehnstrom, MD
Riverwood Emergency Care Physician
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2004

 

Chad Gross
Chad Gross
Chief Financial Officer, Ruttger’s Bay Lake Lodge
Resides in our Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2013

 

Lowell Larson
Lowell Larson
Retired Healthcare Leader
Resides in our Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2019

 

Tom Lundberg
Tom Lundberg
Owner, Lundberg Plumbing & Heating
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2013

 

Jared Lundgren
Jared Lundgren
Broker/Owner, RE/MAX Northland
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2012

 

 
Mike Paulbeck
Mike Paulbeck
General Manager
Owner, Paulbeck’s County Market
Resides in Aitkin community
Served on Riverwood’s board since 2013