Members of Fairview’s Board of Directors come from a variety of professional backgrounds—including medicine, business, theology, government and academia.
Their expertise supports our commitment to improving the health of the communities we serve.
Ann Hengel (Chair)
Executive Vice President and Chief Risk Officer, Bremer Financial Corporation
Rich Ostlund (First Vice Chair)
Partner, Anthony Ostlund Baer & Louwagie P.A.
Ann Lowry, MD (Second Vice Chair)
Colon Rectal Surgery Associates, LTD
Karen Grabow (Secretary)
Retired Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Land O'Lakes
Levi Downs, Jr., MD
Chief Medical Officer, University of Minnesota Physicians
President and CEO, Fairview
Brooks Jackson, MD
Vice President for Health Sciences and Dean of the Medical School, University of Minnesota
Community Relations Director, Dakota Electric Association
Carol Ley, MD
Vice President and Corporate Medical Director, 3M
Superintendent, Forest Lake Area Schools
Retired Chief Executive Officer, Red Wing Shoe Company, Inc.
Founder and Principal, Kelsey Capital Management
Professor Emeritus, University of Minnesota
Rich Thompson, MD
Suburban Radiologic Consultants, Ltd.
Jakub Tolar, MD
University of Minnesota
Betsy L. Wergin
Former Minnesota Public Utilities Commissioner