Our Board 

Our Board Officers

Kristen Kowalski

Kristen Kowalski

Chair

Principal, Deloitte Tax, LLP
Dr. Nneka Sederstrom - Minnesota

Dr. Nneka Sederstrom

Vice Chair

Director of Clinical Ethics Department, Children’s Minnesota
Gretchen Cepek - Minnesota

Gretchen Cepek

Chair Emeritus

Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America
Amy Roberts - Minnesota

Amy Roberts

Treasurer

Partner, Grant Thornton, LLP

Our Board Members

Scott Aberson - Minnesota

Scott Aberson

Vice President, Litigation & Insurance, Sanford Health
Christy Bartlett - Minnesota

Christy Bartlett

Vice President, Senior Product Manager, U.S. Bank and Wish Parent
Brian Davis - Minnesota

Brian Davis

Chief Marketing Officer, Sun Country Airlines
Carita Hibben - Minnesota

Carita Hibben

Vice President Human Resources, C.H. Robinson
Ashley Kilcher

Ashley Kilcher

Owner, Roe Wolfe - Founder, The Virtualist Company
Jillian Klein - Minnesota

Jillian Klein

Vice President, Government & Regulatory Affairs, Strategic Education, Inc.
Molly Koenen

Molly Koenen

Owner & Partner, Pioneer Management Consulting
Heather Lang

Heather Lang

Vice President, Marketing, Revo Health, Twin Cities Orthopedics
Karen Larson - Minnesota

Karen Larson

Vice President, Distribution Operations, Thrivent Financial
Nik Nayar - Minnesota

Nik Nayar

Senior Vice President, Target
Derek Nicoll

Derek Nicoll

Vice President of Marketing, UnitedHealth Group
Liz Ross

Liz Ross

Chief Marketing Officer, Bright Health
David T. Sommer - Minnesota

David T. Sommer

Vice President, Pet Resorts, NVA
Mark L Thompson

Mark L. Thompson

CFO & Treasurer, Marsden Holding, LLC
Lisa Valensi - Minnesota

Lisa Valensi

Attorney and Wish Parent
Charlie Vanek - Minnesota

Charlie Vanek

Executive Vice President, Chief Products Officer, Ethisphere and Wish Parent