Minnesota Public Radio Board of Trustees

September 2013

Officers of the Board

  • Ian R Friendly, Chair
  • Randy Hogan, Vice Chair
  • Jon McTaggart, President
  • Bradbury H Anderson, Secretary

Trustees

The year Trustee joined MPR's Board of Directors is denoted in parenthesis
  • Bradbury H Anderson, Vice Chairman, Best Buy Inc. (2003)
  • MaryAnn Baenninger, President, College of St. Benedict (2011)
  • Patrick J Denzer, LI Ventures, LLC
  • Janet M Dolan, President, Act III Enterprises (2007)
  • Elise Donohue (2011)
  • Ian Friendly, Executive Vice President & COO, US Retail, General Mills, Inc (2007)
  • Steve Fritze, Retired Executive Vice President & CFO, Ecolab, Inc. (2002)
  • Randall J Hogan, Chairman & CEO, Pentair, LTD. (2002)
  • Susan Kahn, Senior Vice President Communications, Target Corporation (2009)
  • Rick King, Chief Operating Officer-Technology, Thomson Reuters (2011)
  • Emery Koenig, Senior Vice President, Cargill, Incorporated (2010)
  • C Douglas Kranwinkle, Exec Vice President, General Counsel, Univision Communications, Inc
  • Karin L Larson, Retired Chair, Capital International Research, Inc. (2002)
  • William R McLaughlin, Retired President & CEO, Select Comfort
  • Marti Morfitt, CEO, River Rock Partners (2008)
  • Kate Mortenson
  • Dr Mary Nichols, Dean, College of Continuing Education, University of Minnesota
  • Richard B Payne, Jr, Vice Chairman, Corporate Banking, US Bancorp
  • James J Phelps, President, Northcrest Corporation (2002)
  • Robert Pohlad, The Pohlad Companies
  • James Prokopanko, President and CEO, The Mosaic Company (2010)
  • Paul Reyelts, Retired Executive Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer, The Valspar Corporation(2002)
  • Steven M Rothschild, President, Invest in Outcomes (1987-2005, 2006)
  • Robert Stephens, Founder, The Geek Squad (2008)
  • Samuel S M Wai, Treasurer, American Crystal Sugar Company (2010)

Life Trustees

  • Susan Boren (1985)
  • Glen D Nelson, M.D. (2001)
  • William Pearce (1988)
  • Addison (Tad) Piper (1986)
  • Robert J Sivertsen (1968)
  • Joanne Von Blon (1975-83, 1986)

President Emeritus, Minnesota Public Radio

  • William H. Kling (1967)

Note: Members of the Board can be reached by mail c/o Minnesota Public Radio, 480 Cedar Street, St. Paul, MN 55101.