Minnesota Public Radio Board of Trustees

September 2014

Officers of the Board

  • Bradbury H Anderson, Chair
  • Ian R Friendly, Vice Chair
  • Jon McTaggart, President
  • Marti Morfitt, Secretary
  • Emery Koenig, Treasurer

Trustees

The year Trustee joined MPR's Board of Directors is denoted in parenthesis
  • Bradbury H Anderson, Vice Chairman, Best Buy Inc. (2003)
  • Larry Berger, Executive Vice President & CTO, Ecolab (2014)
  • Mary Brainerd, President & CEO, Health Partners, Inc. (2014)
  • Patrick J Denzer, LI Ventures, LLC (2006)
  • Janet M Dolan, President, Act III Enterprises (2007)
  • Elise Donohue (2011)
  • Jim Dwyer, Chairman & CEO, Michael foods, Inc. (2013)
  • Ivan Fong, Senior Vice President Legal Affairs & General Counsel, 3M Corporation (2014)
  • Ian Friendly, Retired Executive Vice President & COO, US Retail, General Mills, Inc (2007)
  • Steve Fritze, Retired Executive Vice President & CFO, Ecolab, Inc. (2002)
  • Rick King, Chief Operating Officer-Technology, Thomson Reuters (2011)
  • Emery Koenig, Vice Chair & Chief Risk Officer, Cargill, Incorporated (2010)
  • Jonathan Low, Predictiv Consulting (2014)
  • Nancy Lyons, President & CEO, Clockwork Active Media (2014)
  • William R McLaughlin, Retired President & CEO, Select Comfort (2001-2012) (2013)
  • Jon McTaggart, President & CEO, Minnesota Public Radio (2011)
  • Marti Morfitt, CEO, River Rock Partners (2008)
  • Kate Mortenson (2012)
  • Dave Murphy, President, Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc. (2012)
  • Dr Mary Nichols, Dean, College of Continuing Education, University of Minnesota (2007)
  • Richard B Payne, Jr, Vice Chairman, Corporate Banking, US Bancorp (2007)
  • James J Phelps, President, Northcrest Corporation (2002)
  • James Prokopanko, President & 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)
  • Patricia S Simmons, MD, Executive Medical Director Health Policy, Mayo Clinic (2014)
  • Jean Taylor, President, Life is Now (2013)
  • Ana Valdez, President & Co-Founder, Valdez Consulting Group, Inc. (2015)
  • Samuel S M Wai, Treasurer, American Crystal Sugar Company (2010)

Active Life Trustees

  • Susan Boren (1985)
  • Randall J Hogan (2002)
  • Karin Larson (2002)
  • Glen D Nelson, M.D. (2001)
  • Addison (Tad) Piper (1986)
  • Robert J Sivertsen (1968)

Honorary Life Trustees

  • William Pearce (1988)
  • 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.