Medical Alley Board of Directors

Earl Bakken, MD, Hon. C.
Founder

Medtronic

Chairman, Emeritus

Steffen Hovard
President, Global Urology

Coloplast Corp.

Chair

Kevin Smith
Partner

KPMG LLP

Treasurer

Joseph Galatowitsch
Managing Director

Navigant

Secretary

Sheri Dodd
VP/General Manager, Care Management Services and Non-Intensive Diabetes Therapies Business

Medtronic

Chair, Nominating & Governance Committee

Jeannette Bankes
General Manager, Men's & Women's Health and GynSurg Businesses

Boston Scientific Corporation

Executive Committee Member

Paul Chaffin
Senior VP & GM, Global Healthcare

Ecolab, Inc.

Executive Committee Member

​Tim Frishchmon
Principal

Furst Group

Executive Committee Member

Robert Kieval
Founder, President & CEO 

Diligence Matters, LLC

Executive Committee Member

Kyle Rolfing
Co-Founder & President

Bright Health

Executive Committee Member

Tom Vanderheyden
Executive VP & President of Diversified Business

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota

Executive Committee Member

Jerry Beyl
Vice President, HealthCare Solutions

FedEx

Rusty Field
President

Upsher-Smith Laboratories, LLC

Bill Haydon
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Medical Division

Cantel Medical

Ed Hedblom
Director of Clinical Operations and Health Economics

3M Health Care

James Hereford
President & CEO

Fairview Health

Chris Holmes
President & CEO

Smiths Medical

Jodi Hubler
Managing Director

Lemhi Ventures

Lee Jones
President & CEO

Rebiotix Inc.

Ann Ladd
Shareholder

Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.

Michael Pederson
Senior VP, Cardiac Arrhythmias and Heart Failure

Abbott

Jim Rogers
Chair, Department of Business Development

Mayo Clinic

Nicole Walker
Partner, Venture Capital

Baird Capital

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