Board of Directors

2017-2018 Members

(view Advisory Board members here)

Chair: Pete Godich, Deluxe Corporation, Senior Vice President, Fulfillment
Chair Elect: Jan Kruchoski, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP, Managing Principal
Secretary: Patrick Pazderka, Fox Rothschild LLP, Partner
Treasurer:Ronald P. Hafner, Wipfli LLP, Partner

Rotolu Adebiyi, Brightpeak Financial, Senior Director of Corporate Affairs
Pam Stegora Axberg, UnitedHealthcare, Senior Vice President – Network Operations
Paul Badger, Travelers, Director of Financial Analysis
Duane Benson
Kelly Bretz
Toby Broberg, Delta Air Lines, Vice President – Airport Operations
Tina Burbach, Accenture, Managing Director Health & Public Service
Heidi Christopherson, Securian Financial Group, Director
Rose Chu, Minnesota Education Equity Partnership, Senior Policy Fellow
Kevin DiLorenzo,  Barrie, D’Rozario, DiLorenzo, President
Michael Duffy, retired, DST Market Services, LLC, Partner
Kent Engler, TCF Bank, Director of Retail Banking
Robin Galloway
James R. Giertz, H.B. Fuller Company, Chief Financial Officer
Terry Gilberstadt, Horton Holding, Inc., Corporate Secretary
Rob Goggins,  Great Clips, Inc., Chief Operations Officer
Tim Grafe, Donaldson Company, Vice President, Strategic Planning and Business Development
John Hajostek, Forum Communications Company, CFO/Vice President of Finance
David Hakensen, Fleishman Hillard, Senior Vice President
Christopher Higgins, U.S. Bank, Chief Information Officer
Tom Hoff, SW/WC Service Cooperatives, Project Coordinator
Tom Holman, Morning Foundation, Founder and Director
Dan Hoverman, retired, Mounds View Public Schools, Superintendent
Peter Janzen, Land O’Lakes, SVP, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel
Janet Johanson,  BevSource, President
Paul Johnson, Xcel Energy, Vice President, Investor Relations & Financial Management
Shane Johnson, Bremer Bank, Southwest Minnesota Region CEO
Edward M. Kadletz, Wells Fargo, Executive Vice President, Head of Deposits Group
Paul Koch, UBS Financial Services, Senior Vice President
Eric Laughlin, Thomson Reuters, Managing Director
Joy Linsday, Liberty Diversified International, Inc., Vice President Human Resources 
Julie A. Loughrey, Ecolab, Divisional General Counsel
Sherri Matuke, Bremer Bank, Senior Vice President, Loan Administator Manager
Phil Miller, Carlson School of Management, Assistant Dean
Matthew Mohs, Saint Thomas Academy, Headmaster, Administrator
Thomas E. Montminy, PwC, Inspections Leader
Tammy Moon, U.S. Trust, Senior VP Private Client Manager
Anne Mootz, EY, Audit Partner
Brian Peterson, Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, Senior Vice President
Barb Renner, Deloitte Tax LLP, Partner
Julie Rethemeier, Federated Insurance Company, VP, Director of Public Affairs
Abe Rezai, H.B. Fuller, Vice President, Chief Technology & Innovation Officer
Michael Roos, retired, KPMG, LLP, Partner, Tax
Troy Rossow, BMO Harris, Vice President/ Relationship Manager, Investments
Cecilia Saddler, Minneapolis Public Schools, Associate Superintendent
Elizabeth Sanberg, Pentair, Corporate Counsel
Hugh K. Schilling, Horton Holding, Inc., Chairman & CEO (Emeritus)
Marcel Smits, Cargill, Inc., Chief Financial Officer
Terri Soutor, FastBridge Learning, CEO
Steven D. Steen, TruStone Financial, Chief Business Officer
Scott Stein, KPMG LLP, Partner
Amanda Swoverland, Sunrise Banks, Chief Risk Officer
Ryan Thomas, Mercer, Partner
Paul S. Williams,  Synchrony Financial, Vice President
Jamie Woell, RSM US LLP, Minneapolis Office Managing Partner