Board Members

Directors

Stuart Ackerberg
CEO, The Ackerberg Group
Mark Addicks
Chief Marketing Officer, General Mills
Daniel Avchen, Board Chair
CEO, HGA Architects and Engineers
Sue Bennett
Community Leader
Dorothy Bridges
Senior VP, Federal Reserve Bank, Minneapolis
Robert Bruininks
President Emeritus, University of Minnesota
Ryan Burnet
Partner, Burnet & Birkeland Real Estate Group
VP, Burnet Hospitality
John Crosby
Community Leader
Caren Dewar
Executive Director, Urban Land Institute Minnesota
Andre Fischer
President, BPM Show TV, LLC
Tom Fisher
Dean, University of Minnesota – College of Design
Joseph Gibbons
VP/Financial Advisor, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Shawntera Hardy
Director, Transportation & Built Environment, Fresh Energy
Sarah Harris
Managing Director, University of Minnesota Foundation – Real Estate Advisors
Wendy Holmes
Senior VP, Consulting and Resource Development, Artspace
Mitch Kern
Principal, Graylight Partners, LLC
Mary McCarthy
Community Leader
Tom Paul
Chief Consumer Officer, UnitedHealthcare
Thomas O. Pohlad
General Manager, Porsche of Minneapolis
Connie Remele
Community Leader
Paul Reyelts
Retired CFO, Valspar Corp.
Tene Wells
Principal, Tene Wells Consulting

Ex Officio

Jayne Miller
Superintendent, Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board
Liz Wielinski
President, Minneapolis Park Board of Commissioners