Staff & Board of Directors
Douglas W. Franchot, Chair
Kurt Lysne, Vice-Chair
Aaron Leisen, Treasurer
F. Dallas Fogg, Secretary
2013 Board Members
Martin N. Kellogg
Voyageurs National Park Liaison to the Board
Executive Director – Christina Hausman
Christina oversees development, outreach, advocacy efforts, and programs in support of our mission to protect and promote Voyageurs National Park. She has been with the organization since February 2012. A nature enthusiast, she grew up taking family trips to America’s national parks and is thrilled to be supporting Minnesota’s national park. Christina holds a B.A. in Biology and Political Science and a minor in Journalism from Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD. She has previously held positions with The Nature Conservancy and Hennepin Health Foundation.
Megan Bond – Policy Coordinator
Megan assists with development and outreach and researches, tracks, reviews, and coordinates VNPA’s advocacy efforts for ongoing environmental and energy policy issues that affect Voyageurs National Park. Her passions lie in environmental protection and public health so she is excited for the opportunity to work on those efforts for one of Minnesota’s most treasured places. She previously worked in community outreach for Orange County, CA and spent 5 years as an intern at the Las Vegas Valley Water District/Southern Nevada Water Authority. Megan holds a dual J.D.- M.A. in Public Policy and Leadership from the University of St. Thomas where she earned the Dean’s Award for Environmental Law in 2012. She also holds a B.S. in Public Administration with a minor in Health Care Administration.