Northland Connection Staff

Karl Schuettler
Karl Schuettler directs the Northland Connection program and manages its Advisory Committee. In addition, he provides research and analysis of economic and demographic trends in the region, and manages marketing and communications for Northspan. He joined Northspan in September 2016, and has previous experience in local economic development, organizational planning and analysis, public relations, and freelance journalism.

Lisa Bonow
Lisa Bonow oversees day-to-day office operations and provides major support to the board of directors, president, staff, and various programs. She supports the work of Northland Connection and maintains a database of commercial/industrial properties on Prior to joining Northspan in September 2000, she worked in administrative and human resources positions with a local restaurant chain, management consulting firm, elder care, and nonprofits.