Bruce O’Brien

Chairman of the Board

President and CEO

Famous Products

Jeff Wenngatz

Vice Chairman of the Board

Director of Acquisitions and Development

Onward Investments, LLC

Brian Mark

Treasurer & Nominating Committee Chair


BSM Equities

Tamara Reding


VP Human Resources – Americas


Ayman Ahmed

Associate Portfolio Manager/Portfolio Manager

Thornburg Investment Management

Geoff Bartsh

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Individual and Family Business


Lisa Burke

Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Nurse Coordinator

University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital

Peter Carlson

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

The Nerdery

Michael Castagnetto


Robinson Fresh

Bob Cohen


Tamar Fink

Angie Franks


ABOUT Healthcare

Brad Joseph

Sr Director of Product Management

Patterson Companies

Manuela Hill-Muñoz

Director of Innovation, Creative Content and Changemaking

University of St. Thomas

Rick Kes

Finance Committee Chair

Health Care Partner


Dr. Fedinand Kongnso

Associate Managing Director


Julie Moss

Risk and Internal Controls Manager

Patterson Companies

Peter Moyer

Vice President and Banker

JP Morgan

Andy Nessler

Branch Manager for Private Mortgage Banking

Wells Fargo

Ryan Ruud

Founder & CEO

Lake One

Jason Schreifels

Managing Partner


Mary Setter

Senior Vice President, Employee Benefits & Carrier Relations

Marsh & McLennan Agency, LLC

Karla Vehrs

Managing Partner

Ballard Spahr

John Wernz

Senior Advisor

Cogo Labs and Wealth Enhancement Group

Emeritus Board

Steve Chepokas

Chairman Emeritus & Founder

Becky Chepokas

Emeritus Board & Co-Founder

Lowell Jobe

Emeritus Board