Board of Trustees

Trustees

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

Wendy Bennett
Consultant to Foundations in Global Health

Larry Berger
EVP & Chief Technical Officer, Ecolab

Mary Brainerd
Former CEO, HealthPartners

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

Julie Causey
Chairman Emeritus, Western Bank

Patrick Denzer
TigerRisk Partners

Jim Dwyer
Chairman & CEO, Michael Foods, Inc.

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

Ian Friendly
Retired COO, General Mills

Sima Griffith
Managing Principal, Aethlon Capital, LLC

Libby Hlavka
President, Driscoll Foundation

Omar Ishrak
CEO & Chairman, Medtronic, Inc.

Rick King
Executive Vice President, Operations, 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

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

Dave Murphy
Retired President & CEO, Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc.

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

Liwanag Ojala
CEO, CaringBridge

Bryan K. Phillips
Senior Vice President, Legal & Human Resources, General Counsel & Secretary, Surmodics, Inc.

Julian Poon
Attorney at Law, Gibson, Crutcher and Dunn LLP

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

Kate Quinn
Vice Chairman, Chief Administrative Officer, U.S. Bancorp

Steven Rothschild
Chair & Founder, Twin Cities Rise

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

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.

Honorary Life Trustees

William Pearce

Joanne Von Blon

President Emeritus

William H. Kling
President Emeritus, APMG