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  • Chair: Joseph T. Green* | Counsel – Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP
  • Vice Chair: Jerome D. Hamilton, Jr.* | COO, Warecorp
  • Vice Chair Martin R. Lueck* | Operating Officer – Delta Capital Partners Management LLC
  • Vice Chair: Kita McVay* | Director and Officer – Minnwest Corporation
  • Vice Chair: William P. Miller* | Partner – Ernst and Young LLP
  • Treasurer: Evan Carruthers* | Partner – Castlelake
  • Secretary: Karen Hsiao Ashe, M.D., Ph.D.* | Professor – University of Minnesota Department of Neurology
  • Chair-Elect: Nancy E. Lindahl* | Co-owner and Founder – Creative Strategies Plus, Inc.
  • President and CEO: Michelle Miller Burns* | President and CEO, Minnesota Orchestra
  • Kathy Cunningham | Vice President – Charles & Kathryn Cunningham Family Foundation
  • Luella G. Goldberg* | Former Acting President, Wellesley College
  • Paul D. Grangaard | Chairman and CEO – Faribault Woolen Mill Co.
  • Nancy E. Lindahl | Co-owner & Founder – Creative Strategies Plus, Inc.
  • Ronald E. Lund | Retired Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary – AGA Medical Holdings, Inc.
  • Warren E. Mack | Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
  • Betty Myers | Myers Foundation, Inc.
  • Marilyn Carlson Nelson* | Chair – Inspire Medical Systems
  • Gordon M. Sprenger | Retired CEO, Allina Health System, Inc.
  • Karen Baker | Former Owner – Arts and Custom Publishing
  • Mari Carlson | Director of Development – Mount Olivet Lutheran Church
  • Andrew Czajkowski | Retired CEO – Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Jack W. Eugster | Retired CEO, President and Chairman of Musicland Group
  • Jane P. Gregerson | Community Volunteer
  • Beverly Grossman | CEO – N. Bud and Beverly Grossman Foundation
  • Karen H. Hubbard | Executive Director – The Hubbard Broadcasting Foundation
  • Harvey B. Mackay | Chairman – MackayMitchell Envelope Company
  • Maxine Houghton Wallin | Director – The Wallin Foundation
  • Darren Acheson* | Managing Director – Mill City Capital
  • Emily Backstrom | Vice President, Finance – General Mills
  • Douglas M. Baker, Jr. | Founding Partner – E2SG
  • Sarah Brew | Partner – Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath, LLP
  • Barbara Burwell | President – Burwell Family Foundation, Burwell Enterprises
  • Roma Calatayud-Stocks* | Author, Composer, Producer – Palladian Music, Inc. and Arts Education
  • Tim Carl | CEO and Design Principal – HGA Architects and Engineers
  • Yvonne Cheek, Ph.D.* | President – Millennium Consulting Group
  • John W. Dayton | Retired
  • Paula DeCosse | Community Volunteer
  • Jonathan Eisenberg | Retired
  • Mike Elliott | Mayor – City of Brooklyn Center, MN and Executive Director – Fastforward Education
  • Betsy Frost* | Chief Commercial Officer - Hoplark
  • Tim Geoffrion | Private Equity Investor
  • Barbara Gold, M.D. | Professor – University of Minnesota School of Medicine
  • Laurie Hodder Greeno* | Retired Sales and Marketing Vice President – General Mills
  • Julie Haight-Curran | President – Young People’s Symphony Concert Association
  • William S. Henak | Senior Special Advisor, Senior Executive Vice President of Huntington Commercial Banking
  • Thomas Herr | Principal, National Leader, Transfer Pricing & Innovation - KPMG LLP, Economic & Valuation Services
  • Karen Himle | Senior Vice President Corporate and Government Affairs – Thrivent
  • Diane Hofstede | Former Minneapolis City Council Member, presently President – Great River Coalition
    Maurice Holloman* | President – Thehollomangroup, LLC
  • Jay V. Ihlenfeld* | Retired Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific – 3M
  • Philip Isaacson | Executive Chairman and Chief Technology Officer – Nonin Medical Inc.
  • Michael S. Jones | Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Middle Market Banking – Minnesota and Colorado, and Chair for Minnesota and Colorado – Huntington Bank
  • Kathy Junek | Retired Public Defender
  • Kate T. Kelly | Regional President – Minnesota – PNC Bank Financial Services Group
  • Lloyd Kepple* | Partner, Fox Rothschild LLP
  • Michael Klingensmith* | Publisher and CEO, Star Tribune Media Company
  • Mary G. Lawrence, M.D.* | Retired Professor, University of Minnesota Medical School
  • Allen U. Lenzmeier | Retired Best Buy executive
  • Eric Levinson | Assistant Chief IP Counsel – 3M
  • Michael A. Lindsay* | Partner – Dorsey and Whitney LLP
  • Patrick G. Mahoney* | Partner and Managing Director – Cresset Capital
  • Anne W. Miller* | Trustee Emerita – The College of St. Catherine
  • Leni Moore | Community Volunteer
  • Miluska Novota | Attorney – Hortensia PLLC
  • Cindy Olmanson | President – FRIENDS of the Minnesota Orchestra
  • Lisa Paradis | Retired Physician
  • Angela S. Pennington | Independent Consultant, Events Industry
  • Abigail Rose | Community Volunteer
  • Mary Sumners | Retired
  • Brian Tilzer* | Chief Digital and Technology Officer, Best Buy
  • Jakub Tolar, M.D., Ph.D. | Dean of the University of Minnesota Medical School and Distinguished McKnight University Professor of Pediatrics, Blood and Marrow Transplant and Cellular Therapy
  • Erik van Kuijk , M.D., Ph.D. | Professor and Department Chair, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Neurosciences – University of Minnesota Medical School
  • Laysha Ward | Executive Vice President and Chief External Engagement Officer, Target
  • James Watkins, Jr. | Co-Founder and Managing Director - Sociable Cider Werks
  • Catherine R. Webster | Community Volunteer
  • John Wilgers | President and CEO – Greater Twin Cities United Way
  • Aks Zaheer | Professor and Curtis L. Carlson Chair in Strategic Management, Carlson School of Management – University of Minnesota

* denotes membership on Executive Committee