Board of Directors


Robert Johnson, Chairperson

Robert Johnson joined the Board in 2008. He has been an active volunteer at Canvas Health for several years with the Meals on Wheels program. Bob is the president of …Continued

Dean Howard

Dean Howard, Vice Chairperson

Dean Howard is the Owner of The Alternative Board, located in Shoreview, MN and joined the Canvas Health board in 2010. Dean has also served on the boards for Crisis …Continued

Jim Ellis

Jim Ellis, Treasurer

Jim Ellis is Vice President of Strategy and Mergers and Acquisitions for Imation Corp and joined the Canvas Health Board in 2009. Jim also serves on the Board of Assistance and …Continued

Erin Feigal

Erin Feigel

Joining the board in 2015, Erin Feigal is the Assistant Vice President of Human Resources for Prime Therapeutics, leading the HR Business Partnership, Talent Development and Talent Acquisition functions. Collectively …Continued


Karin Housley

Karin Housley owns Karin Housley Homes, a real estate business with Keller Williams. She hosts a Saturday morning radio show on KLBB radio and was elected to the Minnesota Senate …Continued

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Wendee Jones

Wendee Jones joined the Canvas Health board in 2015.  Wendee’s background includes over 25 years in the medical profession. She started her career as an EMT for St. Croix Falls …Continued

John Mielke

John Mielke

Joining the board in 2016, John Mielke is currently a semi-retired Independent Consultant on Information Technology and Operational topics in the Health Care field. Prior to Independent Consulting, John was …Continued

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Susan Miles

A board member since 2013, Susan Miles, a Minnesota District Court Judge chambered in Washington County, was first elected to her seat in 1996. Judge Miles received her B.S. from …Continued

Dan Raleigh

Dan Raleigh

Dan Raleigh joined the Board in 2009 and is the President and CEO of Lake Elmo Bank in Lake Elmo, MN. Dan received his B.S. in Math from St. John’s …Continued

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John Stoxen

John Stoxen joined the board in 2012. An attorney, John is an Assistant General Counsel for 3M. He received his undergraduate degree in journalism and political science at the University …Continued

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Gary Westeen

Gary Westeen joined the Board in 2014. Gary is a Senior Vice President with The Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank. He has worked in the Wealth Management/Trust Services industry …Continued