Board Members & Staff

The Board of Directors for the Sheyenne Valley Community Foundation represents a variety of backgrounds and experiences that are needed to ensure the Foundation is best able to both secure donations and ensure that funds available are used to meet the needs of the community. 

Board Members

David Beierle
President
John Deere

Loni Trapp
Vice President
Ivy Real Estate 

Bryan Wolla
Director
USGS       

Mary Lee Nielson
Director
Sheyenne River National Scenic Byway

Sharon Buhr
Director
Barnes On The Move

Hilde van Gijssel
Director
Valley City State University 

Casey Stowman
Director
Valley Wealth Advisors

James Jensen
Director
Remax/Lawn Realty

Josh Lagein
Director
John Deere Seeding Group

Ken Reid
Director
Retired

Dr. Chelsea Traverse
Director
Sanford Health Clinic

Foundation Staff

Andrea Nelson
Director
foundation@hellovalley.com
701.490.1596

Quick Contact

Sheyenne Valley Community Foundation
Andrea Nelson, Director
250 West Main Street
Valley City ND 58702

Phone: 701-490-1596
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We are stewards of a way of life, investing in its people and helping to shape its future.
We give a heartfelt thanks to the Sheyenne Valley Community Foundation for the grant opportunity. Without the funding we received we would not have been able to make this outdoor learning experience a reality.Nicole Powers, teacher at Jefferson Elementary
SHEYENNE VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
Andrea Nelson, Director
250 West Main - PO Box 724
Valley City, ND 58072
Phone: 701-490-1596
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