Chairman: Ben Fowke III, Xcel Energy

President: Andrea Walsh, HealthPartners

Chair, Fiscal Policy Committee: Doug Baker, Jr., Ecolab, Inc.

Chair, Education Policy Committee: Archie Black, SPS Commerce

Co-Chairs, Health Policy Committee: Russ Becker, APi Group, Inc. & Andrea Walsh, HealthPartners

Chair, Audit Committee: Jeff Cotton, Deloitte


2019 Executive Committee

An Executive Committee leads the Partnership with support from three policy committees – Education, Fiscal and Health – which are open to all members.

Dr. Penny Wheeler, Allina Health

Russ Becker, APi Group, Inc.

Hubert Joly, Best Buy Co., Inc.

David MacLennan, Cargill

Mark Davis, Davis Family Holdings

Jeff Cotton, Deloitte

Tod Carpenter, Donaldson Company, Inc.

Doug Baker, Jr., Ecolab

Jeff Harmening, General Mills

Andrea Walsh, HealthPartners

Stan Hubbard, Hubbard Broadcasting, Inc.

Jim Andersen, IWCO Direct

Beth Ford, Land O’Lakes

David Mortenson, M.A. Mortenson Company

Scott Wine, Polaris Industries Inc.

Tom Rosen, Rosen’s Diversified Inc.

Dimitrios Smyrnios, Schwan’s Company

Chris Hilger, Securian Financial Group

Shelly Ibach, Sleep Number

Archie Black, SPS Commerce, Inc.

Andy Cecere, U.S. Bancorp

Julie Sullivan, University of St. Thomas

Ben Fowke III, Xcel Energy, Inc.