5d90d037-62ba-4494-bf9a-6dbbe8ceb5e0We are thrilled to announce that Richard “Dick” Laabs, the President & CEO of LUMIN Schools,  has joined our Executive Board.  LUMIN is a growing network of Christian schools in southeastern Wisconsin.

Dick is a seasoned business executive and “turnaround specialist” with experience in banking, private equity, manufacturing, service and nonprofit organizations.  As an entrepreneur, Dick has founded an investment company and owned a manufacturing business.   In addition to the HFSC board, Dick also serves on the Board of Regents of Concordia University, and on the board of School Choice Wisconsin.

He is a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, and married to Sharon, with whom he has 3 children and 8 grandchildren.