Chairman: David MacLennan, Cargill, Inc.
President: Carl Casale, CHS Inc.
Chair, Fiscal Policy Committee: Doug Baker, Jr., Ecolab, Inc.
Chair, Education Policy Committee: Pat Ryan, Ryan Companies
Co-Chairs, Health Policy Committee: Mary Brainerd, HealthPartners and Russ Becker, APi Group
Chair, Audit Committee: Jeff Cotton, Deloitte
2017 Executive Committee
A 23 member Executive Committee leads the Partnership with support from three policy committees – Education, Fiscal and Health – which are open to all members.
Russ Becker, APi Group
Hubert Joly, Best Buy Co., Inc.
Michael Guyette, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
Sally Smith, Buffalo Wild Wings
John Wiehoff, C.H. Robinson Worldwide
David MacLennan, Cargill
Carl Casale, CHS Inc.
Mark Davis, Davis Family Dairies
Jeff Cotton, Deloitte
Doug Baker, Jr., Ecolab Inc.
Ken Powell, General Mills, Inc.
Mary Brainerd, HealthPartners
Jeff Ettinger, Hormel Foods Corp.
Stan Hubbard, Hubbard Broadcasting
Jim Andersen, IWCO Direct
Chris Policinski, Land O’Lakes
Mike Fiterman, Liberty Diversified International
Scott Wine, Polaris Industries Inc.
Tom Rosen, Rosen’s Diversified Inc.
Pat Ryan, Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Brian Cornell, Target Corp.
Richard Davis, U.S. Bancorp
Ben Fowke III, Xcel Energy