Board of Directors

Chair  Chad Dayton
Consultant, Outdoor Solutions, LLC

Vice Chair  Paul Bauknight
Project Implementation Director, Minneapolis Parks Foundation    

Treasurer  Perry McGowan
CPA, CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP

Secretary  Peter Gove
Vice President, St. Jude Medical (Retired) 

Jeff Aguy
Founder & CEO 2043SBC; Co-founder, NXCT

Dr. John Anfinson 
Former Superintendent, Mississippi National River & Recreation Area (retired 2020)

Ronnie Brooks
Founding Director, James P. Shannon Leadership Institute

Stewart Crosby
ASLA, Senior Associate Landscape Architect, SRF Consulting Group, Inc.

George Dunn
Partner/Attorney, Tilton Dunn Gross, PLLP

Forrest Flint
Vice President of Strategy & Innovation, Delta Dental of Minnesota

Dr. Kate Knuth
Founder and Principal, Democracy and Climate LLC

Ryan Mallery
CEO, Big River Real Estate, LLC

Hokan Miller
Dispatcher, Upper River Services, LLC

Aubre Parsons
CPA, Wold Architects & Engineers

Susan Vento
Community volunteer

Deanna Wiener
Realtor/Broker, Cardinal Realty

Nou Yang
Co-founder and Consultant, Courageous Change Collective, LLC



FMR is also proud to call upon the following esteemed individuals as our Council of Advisors:

Paul Aasen

Shirley Hunt Alexander

Michelle Beeman

Charles K. Dayton

David Durenberger

Ron Kroese

George Latimer

Lynn Moratzka

Dr. Michael Osterholm

Phil Riveness

Sen. Tina Smith

John Linc Stine

Liz Wielinski

Upcoming Events

October 11, 14, 15, 25
Twin Cities
Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Pine Bend Bluffs Natural Area at the Flint Hills Resources property
Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
3M's oak woodlands, Cottage Grove - exact directions will be provided to registered volunteers

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