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TIES Management Team

From left to right, back row:
Helmut Porcher, Denise Sundstrom, Dennis Fazio, Patti Pratt;


Middle row: Chad Caswell, Ben Silberglitt, Kathy Guthrie, Mike Turitto;


Front row: Greg Bartley, Betty Schweizer, Marla Davenport and Greg Baufield.

To contact TIES staff by e-mail, use this format:

Staff directory


  • Chief executive officer: Betty Schweizer, 651-999-6005
  • Communications: Kathy Guthrie, 651-999-6051
  • Finance and Operations: Denise Sundstrom, 651-999-6031
  • Accounting: Kris Kratz, 651-999-6034
  • Human Resources: Dawn Ballou, 651-999-6001

Products, services and support

  • Student, Finance and HRPay software and Cognos dashboards: Benjamin Silberglitt, 651-999-6321
  • E-Commerce and Community Engagement: Chad Caswell, 651-999-6305
  • Computer Center: Helmut Porcher, 651-999-6116
  • Technical Services: Dennis Fazio, 651-999-6201
  • Transportation: Michael Turitto, 651-999-6080

Learning and Technology

  • Learning and Technology: Greg Bartley, 651-999-6501
  • Workshops: Dorothy Harmon, 651-999-6503

Product sales

  • Business development/TIES products: Greg Baufield, 651-999-6010
  • Hardware and software sales (Novell, HP, Microsoft and more): John Vento, 651-999-6234


TIES Headquarters

1667 Snelling Avenue North
Falcon Heights, MN 55108
United States

P 651-999-6000
F 651-999-6099

TIES Event Center

1644 Larpenteur St.
St. Paul, MN 55108
United States

P 651-999-6000
F 651-999-6099

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