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.

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 R. Friendly
Retired Executive VP & COO, General Mills, Inc.

Steve Fritze
Retired Chief Financial Officer, Ecolab, Inc.

Omar Ishrak
CEO & Chairman, Medtronic, Inc.

Rick King
Chief Operating Officer Technology, Thomson Reuters

Emery Koenig
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
Community Leader

Dave Murphy
President, Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc.

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

Richard Payne, Jr.
Vice Chairman Corporate Banking, U.S. Bancorp

James Phelps
President, Northcrest Corporation

James Prokopanko
President & CEO, The Mosaic Company

Steven Rothschild
President, Invest in Outcomes

Patricia Simmons
Executive Medical Director, Health Policy, Mayo Clinic

Jean Taylor
President, Life is Now

Ana Valdez
President and Co-Founder, Valdez Consulting Group, Inc.

Samuel Wai
Treasurer, American Crystal Sugar Company

Life trustees

Susan Boren
Partner, SpencerStuart

Randall Hogan
Chairman & CEO, Pentair, Ltd

Karin Larson
Retired Chair, Capital International Research, Inc.

Glen D. Nelson MD
GDN Holdings

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

Robert J. Sivertsen

Honorary Life Trustees

William Pearce

Joanne Von Blon

Honorary Board Member

William H. Kling
President Emeritus, APMG