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“My life-long success is a result of my commitment to Moral Leadership”

 

 

“My life-long success is a result of my commitment to Moral Leadership”

Awards & Experience

Awards

  • Entrepreneur of the Year, Twin West Chamber of Commerce Minnesota
  • Nominee for “Entrepreneur of the Year”, Ernst & Young, Inc Magazine, Merrill Lynch
  • International “Who’s Who” list of Outstanding Business Executives
  • Lifetime Achievement in Community Service American Lung Association Minnesota
  • Distinguished Service Award, American Lung Association Hennepin County
  • Volunteer of the Year, American Lung Association of Hennepin County
  • Volunteer Recognition, Eleven Who Care, KARE 11 TV
  • Distinguished Service Award American Lung Association Minnesota
  • Award of Excellence, Minnesota Council on Physical Activity & Sport
  • Distinguished Service Award, Minnesota Distance Runners Association
  • Runners World Golden Shoe Award, for service to The Human Race

Experience

  • Chairman, NOW Care Medical Centers
  • President & Chief Executive Officer NOW Care Medical Centers
  • President North American Association for Urgent Care Medicine (NAFAC)
  • Member, Board of Education, Minnetonka, Minnesota
  • Member, Advanced Board Academy, Minnesota School Boards Association
  • Founder, Parents Students, Teachers, Minnesota (PSTM)
  • Member, Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO)         
  • Member, Professional & Technical Advisory Committee of the JCAHO
  • Keynote Speaker Hamline & St Thomas University Leadership Development Program
  • National Speaker, American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP)
  • National Speaker, American Health Consultants
  • President & Founder American Lung Association Running Club (ALARC)
  • Past President, American Lung Association Hennepin County
  • Past Vice President, USA Track & Field Minnesota
  • Member, Minnesota Council on Physical Activity & Sport
  • Member, Congressional Health Care Advisory Committee
  • Past Columnist for Minnesota Sports “Going the Distance”
  • Race Director & Founder Edmund Fitzgerald 100K Road Race (Duluth, MN)
  • Member American Legion (38 years)
  • Life Time Member Veterans of Foreign Wars (Viet Nam)