Our Board of Trustees is comprised of Minnesota leaders from the public,
private, and nonprofit sectors who are actively engaged in the
community. The Trustees provide organizational leadership and oversight,
and guide the Foundation's Community Grantmaking. Lowell Stortz, Chair
President, Stinson Leonard Street
Norman Rickeman, Vice Chair
Retired Managing Partner, Accenture
Archie Givens, Jr., Secretary
President and CEO, Legacy Management
Jane Wyatt, Treasurer
CFA, Vice President, Advantus Capital Management
Chief Manager, JADT Companies
Maureen Bazinet Beck
Retired educator and fund manager
Ann B. Burns
Principal, Gray Plant Mooty
Jan M. Conlin
Partner, Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P.
Vice Chair, Wealth Management & Securities Services, U.S. Bancorp
Executive Director, Charter School Partners
Principal, Blue Rock Advisors
Senior Advisor, Stone Arch Capital
Suzanne Koepplinger, M.A.
Catalyst Initiative Director, The George Family Foundation
Nekima Levy-Pounds, Esq.
Professor of Law, Director, Community Justice Project, University of St. Thomas School of Law
Todd J. Lifson
Partner, Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Company, LLP
President, M. A. Mortenson Company
President and CEO, Jeremiah Program
Senior Investment Analyst at Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies
Brian J. Pietsch
Senior Vice President, State Government Affairs and Community Relations, Ameriprise Financial
President, Gretchen Piper, LLC
Steven M. Rothschild
Board Chairman and Founder, Twin Cities Rise !
Executive Director, Generation Next
Attorney, Thomas L. Bird & Associates
Retired Human Resources, Cargill, Inc.
Managing Director, Greene Holcomb & Fisher
Executive Director of the Soran Foundation
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Midwest and Mountain Region, Brookfield Properties Corporation
Retired SVP, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, Imation Corporation
Partner, Market Assurance Leader, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, LLP (PWC)
Sven A. Wehrwein
Professional Director for emerging-growth companies
Managing General Partner, Argus Management
Thanks to all our community leaders who have donated their time and talents in support of The Minneapolis Foundation!
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