Sponsor Robert Half

Richard Leider is ranked by Forbes as one of the top 5 most respected executive coaches in the U.S. This February, he’ll share his visionary work on the power of purpose. Leider reminds his clients that they already possess purpose, and he fosters their will to live long and well.

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Winner: Susan Adams Loyd of Better Business Bureau of MN and ND
Donation: $6,320 to the YouthLink

 

 

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jodi-harpstead

cresa

Jodi leads a life of significance as CEO of Minnesota’s largest human services non-profit. She is thriving in a transition from enterprise leader at Medtronic into non-profit leadership.

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Winner: George Klauser from Altair, a division of Lutheran Social Service
Donation: $4,804 to the Homeless Youth Program at Lutheran Social Service MN

 

 

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Masters Alliance

As the CEO of TennCare, Rita is responsible for more than 500,000 consumers and is one of the most influential women leaders in healthcare. Raised by a single mom with 11 siblings, Rita understands and exemplifies fairness in ways few people understand.

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Winner: Kathi Tunheim from Gustavus Adolphus College
Donation: $3,094 split between the Gustavus Mentoring Program and the Gustavus Women In Leadership Program

 

 

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Patience Ferguson

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Patience is a “Best of Show” award winner from the Greater Twin Cities United Way for employee engagement strategy. She role models generosity, fun and fairness in the workplace.

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Winner: J Allen from Master’s Alliance
Donation: $6,256 (includes a bonus donation of $2,000 from Master’s Alliance) to Urban Ventures

 

 

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jennifer-myster

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor - Alerus

 

Jennifer is president of one of the most effective community hospitals in America. She is working with community leaders to promote resilience through the award-winning Bounce Back Project.

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Winner: Corey Martin, Founder of Bounce Back Project
Donation: $4,626 to Bounce Back Project

 

 

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Good Leadership Breakfast Speaker - Matthew Allnatt

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor - FRWD

 

A charismatic Brit, Matthew Allnatt is the chief executive at the largest social club west of the Mississippi. Matthew’s humor and charm is endearing to Jonathan Club members, staff and community leaders in Los Angeles.

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Winner: Joe Kaufman, VP, Private Banker at Bremer Bank
Donation: $5,300 to Puppies Behind Bars

 

 

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Good Leadership Breakfast Speaker - Maureen Bausch

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor

 

With Minnesota the place to be for major sporting events, Maureen Bausch lends her leadership skills to the upcoming 2018 Super Bowl. Maureen is accustomed to being an ambassador for the Twin Cities with 24 years of experience at the Mall of America.

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Winner: Katie French, Administrative Fellow, Regions Hospital
Donation: $5,540 to Regions Hospital Foundation

 

 

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Good Leadership Breakfast Speaker - Beth Goetz

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor - Masters Alliance

Called a rock star by her peers, Beth Goetz recently stepped into a high-profile role at the University of Minnesota Athletics. Beth is leading significant fundraising and coaching changes with grace and dignity.

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Winner: Russell St. John, Former CMO Entrust Datacard
Donation: $5,882 to SWMEC

 

 

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Colleen Needles Steward is the kick-off speaker for the Good Leadership Breakfast Series which begins Friday, February 19.

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor - CDI

A familiar face to many from her days behind the anchor desk at WCCO-TV, Colleen Needles Steward is focused on the hunt for excellence in television. Colleen founded Tremendous! Entertainment so she could tell longer stories and provide unprecedented access to fascinating places and people around the world.

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Winner: Matthew Obermeyer from ADO Products
Donation: $5,112 to Treehouse

 

 

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mike-ott

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor

Mike is an Air Force veteran with battlefield skills who demonstrates good leadership as President of the Private Client Reserve of U.S. Bank. He was recognized in the Wall Street Journal in 2014 for the Bank’s initiatives to hire more than 1800 vets since 2012.

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Winner: Kurt Nelson from The Lantern Group
Donation: $6,108 to the City of Lake Rotary Foundation

 

 

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Good Leadership Breakfast speaker Kevin Warren

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Kevin is a faith-based leader who is guiding the direction of the Minnesota Vikings. Hear how his courageous recovery from a childhood accident fueled his desire as an athlete, lawyer and philanthropist.

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Winner: Crystal Walsh from Medica
Donation: $4,340 to Carolyn’s Comforts

 

 

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rebecca-bergman

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor - Cresa

 

Becky brings a big business background from Medtronic into the fertile grounds of private liberal arts education. Hear why she is optimistic about our future through her experience as President of Gustavus Adolphus College.

 

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Winner: Sarah Molnau of TechStar IT Solutions
Donation: $4,210 donated to the Southern Valley Alliance for Battered Women.

 

 

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bjorn-stansvik

Good Leadership Breakfast Sponsor - Masters Alliance

Björn is a technology wizard who is a pioneer in mobile web app development. Hear how his journey from Sweden to the US shaped his approach to business and community leadership, earning a Certificate of Commendation from the governor of Minnesota.

 

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Winner: Mark Kelley
Donation: $2,972 donated to the Children’s Cancer Research Fund.

 

 

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