Mark Breseman '78

Executive Director
Lawrence Campus Phone: 920-832-6519
Email: mark.d.breseman@lawrence.edu
Mark also serves as the AVP of Alumni and Constituency Engagement but still maintains a presence at Björklunden. He spends at least one day a week on site.

Kim Eckstein

Office Coordinator
Björklunden Campus Phone: 920-839-2216
Email: kim.a.eckstein@lawrence.edu
Kim is responsible for handling the Björklunden student program and all of the scheduling at the lodge (i.e. retreats, weddings, day groups, chapel tours, etc.)

Samantha Szynskie '09

Assistant Director
Björklunden Campus Phone: 920-839-2216
Email: samantha.a.szynskie@lawrence.edu
Sam is responsible for handling the Björklunden summer and fall adult seminar program and for hosting visiting groups and houseguests. She also assists the chef and is often found in the kitchen.

Steve Martin

Head Chef
Björklunden Campus Phone: 920-839-9400
Steve is responsible for all menu planning and food preparation for all visitors and guests.

Mark Franke

General Maintenance Mechanic
Björklunden Campus Phone: 920-839-2216
Email: mark.s.franke@lawrence.edu
Mark is responsible for keeping the facilities, grounds, and entire estate in proper working order. 

Ben Meyer '00

Staff Assistant
Ben takes care of student groups on the weekends.

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