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 US, Inc.
Co-Chair, Health Policy Committee: Mary Brainerd, HealthPartners
Co-Chair, Health Policy Committee: Russ Becker, APi Group, Inc.
Chair, Audit Committee: Jeff Cotton, Deloitte
2017 Executive Committee
An 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, Inc.
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 Holdings
Jeff Cotton, Deloitte
Doug Baker, Jr., Ecolab Inc.
Ken Powell, General Mills, Inc.
Mary Brainerd, HealthPartners
Stan Hubbard, Hubbard Broadcasting Inc.
Jim Andersen, IWCO Direct
Chris Policinski, Land O’Lakes
Mike Fiterman, Liberty Diversified International
David Mortenson, M.A. Mortenson
Scott Anderson, Patterson Companies, Inc.
Scott Wine, Polaris Industries Inc.
Tom Rosen, Rosen’s Diversified Inc.
Pat Ryan, Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Shelly Ibach, Select Comfort Corporation
Archie Black, SPS Commerce, Inc.
Richard Davis, U.S. Bancorp
Ben Fowke III, Xcel Energy, Inc.