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Board of Directors

Member-Driven Leadership

The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce is committed to strengthening the business environment to improve the lives of all Minnesotans by advancing public policy and job growth strategies that create an environment for businesses statewide to prosper. The Minnesota Chamber can achieve this objective only with the ongoing leadership, talent and financial support of its Board of Directors.

As representatives of our membership, board members are chosen because of their active participation in the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, their business experience, involvement in civic affairs, and/or their commitment to helping shape public policy to ensure Minnesota’s economic competitiveness.

The Board of Directors is responsible for setting the program and policy direction, supporting business friendly candidates through PAC donations and ensuring the financial growth of the Minnesota Chamber by recruiting new members and sponsoring events. Each board member is expected to make a meaningful contribution toward these responsibilities.

2020-2021 Board of Directors

Mike	McMahan
Mike McMahan
2020-2021 Chair of the Board

Senior Vice President and Healthcare Leader
Ryan Companies
Bret
Bret Weiss
2020-2021 Chair-Elect

President/Chief Executive Officer
WSB
Angela Heikes
Angela Heikes
Secretary/Treasurer

President/Chief Executive Officer
SMSC Gaming Enterprise
Molly Jungbauer
Molly Jungbauer
Past Chair

Chief Executive Officer
Hollstadt Consulting
Jarod Allerheiligen
Jarod Allerheiligen
Minneapolis Office-Managing Partner
Grant Thornton LLP
Lester Bagley
Lester Bagley
Executive Vice President - Public Affairs
Minnesota Vikings Football, LLC
Geoff Baker
Geoff Baker
President and Chief Executive Officer
McFarland Truck Lines
Josh Becker
Josh Becker
Vice President, Finance
Thomson Reuters
Alyza Bohbot
Alyza Bohbot
Owner
Alakef/City Girl Coffee
Jill Bollettieri
Jill Bollettieri
Vice President and General Counsel
Post Consumer Brands, LLC
Lisa Borgen
Lisa Borgen
Vice President of Administration
American Crystal Sugar Company
Toby Broberg
Toby Broberg
Global Talent Management Director
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Linnea Burman
Linnea Burman
Vice President Strategic Planning, Communications, Latin America & Canada; Restorative Therapies Group
Medtronic Ltd.
Kristi Carlson
Kristi Carlson
Senior Vice President for Finance, Tax, Treasury and Internal Audit
Best Buy
Ingrid Christensen
Ingrid Christensen
President
INGCO International
Christopher Clark
Christopher Clark
President
Xcel Energy Company
Paul Dottle
Paul Dottle
Vice President, Global Shared Services and Operations
General Mills, Inc.
Bob Gardner
Bob Gardner
President and Chief Executive Officer
Gardner Builders
John	Gibbs
John Gibbs
Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
Comcast NBCUniversal
Jeff Grev
Jeff Grev
Vice President Legislative Affairs
Hormel Foods Corporation
William Hale
William Hale
Chief of global operations, corporate strategy and development
Cargill, Inc.
Alissa Henriksen
Alissa Henriksen
Co-President
Grey Search + Strategy
Mercedes	Jackson
Mercedes Jackson
Officer
Fredrikson & Byron
Mike	Jorgensen
Mike Jorgensen
Chief Executive Officer
Impressions Inc
Jean Kane
Jean Kane
Chief Executive Officer
Colliers International - Minneapolis/St. Paul
Sandy Karnowski
Sandy Karnowski
Public Affairs Manager
Cleveland-Cliffs, Inc.
Philip Kaufman
Philip Kaufman
Chief Operating Officer
UnitedHeathcare, Employer & Individual
Bill Keegan
Bill Keegan
President
Dem-Con Companies
Kelly	Larson
Kelly Larson
Chief Financial Officer
Summit Brewing Company
Brooke Lee
Brooke Lee
Chief Executive Officer
Anchor Paper Co.
Matthew Lemke
Matthew Lemke
Regional Manager State Government Affairs (MN, ND, SD)
Koch Companies Public Sector, LLC
Doug Loon
Doug Loon
President
Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
Raj Mahajan
Raj Mahajan
President/Chief Executive Officer
ProPoint Solutions, LLC
Mike	Martiny
Mike Martiny
Chief Revenue Officer
HRA IQ
Dan Marvin
Dan Marvin
Vice President of Business Development
President – Infinity
Marvin
Damu McCoy
Damu McCoy
Vice President Talent Acquisition
Target Corporation
Laura Oberst
Laura Oberst
Executive Vice President, Head of Central Region
Wells Fargo
Todd Paulson
Todd Paulson
Chief Financial Officer
RTP Company
Gail Peterson
Gail Peterson
Senior Vice President, Global Marketing and Communications
Ecolab
Bart Prins
Bart Prins
President, Strategic Partnerships, and SVP, Taylor Communications
Taylor Corporation
Al Rudeck
Al Rudeck
President
ALLETE Clean Energy
Carlos Seoane
Carlos Seoane
Chief Executive Officer
Extempore
Ameet Shah
Ameet Shah
Chief Executive Officer
Shah Corporation
Jim Sieben
Jim Sieben
President
Nova-Tech Engineering
Bob Solfelt
Bob Solfelt
Senior Vice President
Mortenson
Christina Spence
Christina Spence
Assistant Treasurer
3M
Angie Whitcomb
Angie Whitcomb
MCCE Representative

President
Shakopee Chamber & Visitors Bureau
Barry Wilfahrt
Barry Wilfahrt
President/Chief Executive Officer
The Chamber Grand Forks/East Grand Forks
Mary Jo Williamson
Mary Jo Williamson
Vice Chair, Administration
Mayo Clinic

Want more information?

Want more information on our Board of Directors? Contact Karen Rudeen at krudeen@mnchamber.com or 651.292.4672