Foundation and Alumni Staff
Associate Foundation Director
Casie Johnson started at the college in January of 2005, working in the President's Office and the Office of Advancement. She has more than 20 years of administrative experience with various roles in marketing, event planning, alumni, development and health care. She is also a 1994 and 2013 alum of MSC Southeast. She is a native of Winona, having spent 6 years living in Milwaukee before moving back to the area. She lives with her husband, Brad, and their three children, Ethan, Alexis, and Gavin. In her spare time, she enjoys movies, reading, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Assistant Foundation Director
Joanne Thompson has worked at MSC Southeast since 2006 in a number of roles involving marketing, communications, and graphic design. As Assistant Foundation Director, she helps manage fundraising and special events; coordinates Foundation board meetings; maintains donor and alumni information; creates publications and print collateral; and assists with community outreach activities.
Foundation Assistant, Red Wing
Tracy Kirchner is the point person on the Red Wing campus for the MSC Southeast Foundation. She helps maintain ongoing relationships with donors and actively works to solicit donations. She also assists with special events, meetings, and planning sessions. Tracy has been at MSC Southeast since January 2004 and has many years of experience working in marketing and administrative roles. In her spare time, you will find Tracy riding for the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Posse, traveling, and showing horses.