Ellen Goldberg Luger
Senior Vice President, Philanthropic Services
Ellen Goldberg Luger, who joined The Minneapolis Foundation in 2017, oversees the Philanthropic Services team, partnering with the Foundation’s donors to help them achieve their charitable goals and increase their positive impact in the community. Before joining the Foundation, she served from 2006 to 2015 as Vice President, Global Philanthropy and Volunteerism at General Mills and as Executive Director of the General Mills Foundation. Prior to that, she served as Associate Director of the General Mills Foundation for eight years. She has a law degree from Georgetown University and received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Wellesley College, Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude, on whose Board of Trustees she currently serves.
“The Minneapolis Foundation’s vision and mission focus on a community I love, a community where I grew up and raised my family, and a community I have worked to diversify and strengthen for more than 20 years. I am excited to collaborate with the Foundation’s donors to build on its legacy of philanthropic leadership and to grow its impact as a giving community.”