Board of Trustees


Bradbury H. Anderson
Retired Vice Chairman, Best Buy, Inc.

Wendy Bennett
Consultant to Foundations in Global Health

Larry Berger
EVP & Chief Technical Officer, Ecolab

Mary Brainerd
President & CEO, HealthPartners, Inc.

Paula J. Carlson, Ph.D.
President, Luther College

Patrick Denzer
LI Ventures, LLC

Janet Dolan
President, Act III Enterprises

Jim Dwyer
Chairman & CEO, Michael Foods, Inc.

Ivan Fong
Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs & General Counsel, 3M Corporation

Ian Friendly
CEO, Recombinetics, Inc.

Omar Ishrak
CEO & Chairman, Medtronic, Inc.

Rick King
Executive Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Thomson Reuters

Emery Koenig
Retired Vice Chairman & Chief Risk Officer, Cargill, Inc.

Jonathan Low
Predictiv Consulting

Nancy Lyons
President & CEO, Clockwork Active Media

Jon McTaggart
President & CEO, Minnesota Public Radio and American Public Media

Marti Morfitt
CEO, River Rock Partners

Kate Mortenson
President & CEO, 2019 Minneapolis Final Four Local Organizing Committee

Dave Murphy
Interim CEO Fairview Health Services, Retired President & CEO, Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc.

Mary Nichols
Dean, College of Continuing Education, University of Minnesota

Liwanag Ojala
CEO, CaringBridge

Nii-Ayite Quaye
Vice President, Mergers and Acquisitions, Pentair plc

Kate Quinn
EVP, Chief Strategy & Reputation Officer, U.S. Bancorp

Steven Rothschild
President, Invest in Outcomes

Marianne Short
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, UnitedHealth Group

Patricia Simmons
Executive Medical Director, Health Policy Emeritus, Mayo Clinic

Jean Taylor
President, Life is Now

Samuel Wai
Retired Treasurer, American Crystal Sugar Company

Rodney Young
CEO & President, Delta Dental of MN

Life trustees

Susan Boren
Retired Partner, SpencerStuart

Randall Hogan
Chairman & CEO, Pentair, Ltd

Karin Larson
Retired Chair, Capital International Research, Inc.

Addison (Tad) Piper
Retired Chairman and CEO, Piper Jaffray Companies, Inc.

Robert J. Sivertsen

Honorary Life Trustees

William Pearce

Joanne Von Blon

President Emeritus

William H. Kling
President Emeritus, APMG