May 15, 2019 | St. Paul RiverCentre
A FREE Event to Learn, Network and Win Prizes!
8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Twin Cities business leaders will discuss how technology trends affect business, when to adopt them, how to cope with them, how to avoid security breaches, moving data to the cloud and more!
Executive Vice President & Chief Digital Officer
Ben joined Cambria as its Executive Vice President and Chief Digital Officer in June 2015. He currently oversees all technology deliverables for Cambria and other properties. Ben’s career includes service as an Operations Executive for multiple “born in the cloud” based businesses and he has delivered data and content systems to customers on six continents. He’s owned many facets of technology delivery to customers as part of his Operations experiences. Ben began his career working for the Department of Veterans Affairs. He holds a BS, Business Computer Information Systems from St. Cloud State University.
Chief Financial Officer
Cindy Trousdale is Chief Financial Officer at Shaw-Lundquist Associates and is responsible for all financial activities for the company. She directly manages corporate finance, regulatory compliance, accounting and reporting, information systems, forecasting, risk management and human resources.
Prior to her current role, she served as CFO at Kemps, LLC, for four years. As part of the executive team, she was responsible for all financial and fiscal management of the company. Her tenure at Kemps spanned more than thirty years, including eighteen years as part of the senior leadership team.
Cindy is a CPA and graduate of Metro State University. She lives in Corcoran with her husband. Together, they are big admirers of their three grown sons.
Chief Information Officer
Frandsen Financial Corporation
Steve has been active in creating cutting edge technology solutions for business needs. He began working in the area of converged communications when joining Norstan Consulting in 1996, where he was a practice lead on data integration with the Norstan line of voice systems. Since then Steve has been the SVP for several community banks where he lead the implementation of VoIP systems to replace traditional systems. In his most recent project he lead the replacement of 25 traditional, standalone systems with a centralized enterprise NEC system. He has a B.S. Degree in Engineering.
Besides technology, Steve enjoys motorcycles and coaching basketball.
Chief Information Officer
Barry Doerscher is Chief Information Officer for Midwest Dental, Inc. He is a highly accomplished and visionary executive with domestic and international experience in IT operations, technology development, software development, vendor negotiations and strategic planning.
Over the course of his career in IT, Barry has held the positions of Implementation Manager, Director – Information Systems and Vice President – Information Technology before taking on his current role.
Barry began his career as a Network Administrator/Analyst for the U.S. Air Force and is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force and North Dakota State.