Our Staff

We are here for you!  Our team will work with you to confirm, plan and execute your event.  Please don’t hesitate to contact your dedicated special events team member with any questions or for additional information.

Dana Nelson – Premium Services and Special Events Manager

dana_newDana joined the University of Minnesota Athletics Department in 2009 as a Gopher Points Representative. When Gopher Points concluded, she started her current position as Premium Services and Special Events Manager. Her roles include executing service elements in the club rooms and suites and coordinating special event logistics. Nelson, a native of Chatfield, Minnesota, received her bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and Health from Hamline University, where she competed in volleyball and track and field. She recently finished her master’s degree in Athletic and Activities Administration at the University of St. Thomas. Email Dana at luike009@umn.edu. Call her at 612-626-6027.

Lindsay Schutter – Premium Services and Special Events Manager

lindsay_newLindsay, with planning and implementation of the sales and marketing initiatives for the premium spaces at TCF Bank Stadium and Williams and Mariucci Arenas, as well as with the coordination and execution of non-game day events held in the premium spaces. She also assists with the creation, management and execution of various stewardship initiatives for donors and premium seating participants. A 2010 graduate of the business school at the George Washington University, Lindsay received her Bachelor of Business Administration with a dual concentration in Sport and Event Management and International BUsiness. Email Lindsay at schut076@umn.edu. Call her at 612-626-8032.


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