Board of Directors


Class C Directors – appointed by the Board of Governors to represent the public

Term expires December 31
* eligible to serve a second term

MayKao Y. Hang (Chair)
President and CEO
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
St. Paul, Minnesota

2017

Kendall J. Powell (Deputy Chair)
Chairman and CEO
General Mills, Inc.
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2019

Harry D. Melander
President
Minnesota Building and Construction Trades Council
St. Paul, Minnesota

2018*

Class B Directors – elected by member banks to represent the public

Term expires December 31
* eligible to serve a second term

Srilata Zaheer
Dean, Carlson School of Management
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2019*

Christine Hamilton
Managing Partner
Christiansen Land and Cattle, Ltd.
Kimball, South Dakota

2018

Kathleen Neset
President
Neset Consulting Service
Tioga, North Dakota

2017*

Class A Directors – elected by member banks to represent member banks

Term expires December 31
* eligible to serve a second term

Catherine T. Kelly
Regional President
PNC Bank Minneapolis-St. Paul
Minneapolis, Minnesota

2019

Randy L. Newman
Chairman and CEO,
Alerus Financial, N.A. and Alerus Financial Corp.
Grand Forks, North Dakota

2018

Thomas W. Armstrong
President
First National Bank of Park Falls
Park Falls, Wisconsin

2017*

Helena Branch Directors - appointed by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Term expires December 31
* eligible to serve a second term

Duane Kurokawa
President
Western Bank
Wolf Point, Montana

2017

Norma Nickerson
Director, Institute of Tourism & Recreation Research,
University of Montana
Missoula, Montana

2019*

Barbara Stiffarm
Executive Director
Opportunity Link, Inc.
Havre, Montana

2018

Helena Branch Directors - appointed by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Term expires December 31
* eligible to serve a second term

Marsha Goetting (Chair)
Professor and Extension Family Economics Specialist
Montana State University
Bozeman, Montana

2018

Sarah Walsh (Deputy Chair)
COO
Payne West Insurance
Helena, Montana

2017*