Lorie Skjerven Gildea: Chief Justice, Minnesota Supreme Court. Associate Justice since January 2006. Judge, Fourth Judicial District in Hennepin County (Sept. 2005-Jan. 2006); prosector Hennepin County Attorney's office (2004-2005); Associate General Counsel at the University of Minnesota (1993-2004); attorney in private practice in Washington D.C. (1986-1993)
For Kate DiCamillo, stories matter Minnesota's award-winning childrens author Kate DiCamillo talks about why she writes and how she does it --and takes questions from kids-- at a recent Club Book event in Apple Valley. DiCamillo is the author of the wildly popular "Because of Winn-Dixie" and "The Tale of Despereaux."12:00 p.m.