The Mankato Free Press
---- — MANKATO — Dan Bruss, president of Bethany Lutheran College, will chair the Minnesota Private College Council as well as the Minnesota Private College Fund as of July 1.
Bruss has been the head of the liberal arts college since January 2003.
Bruss has served as a member of the Greater Mankato Area United Way Executive Board of Directors, Greater Mankato Growth and the Board of Directors for the Southern Minnesota Advocates.
The Minnesota Private College Council advocates on policy issues and serves members’ shared needs. The Minnesota Private College Fund is a separate nonprofit that raises funds for need-based scholarships and operating support. The two nonprofits share the same board members and represent the same 17 nonprofit colleges and universities.