A Blue Zones board member with expertise in biotechnology, medicine and finances, since Becky accepted the position as president and CEO of the Minnesota Medical Foundation at the University of Minnesota in 2006, the foundation has received the three largest donations in the University’s history, totaling $155 million. As of 2014, Becky now holds the position of EVP/Chief Advancement Officer for the Minnesota Medical Foundation. She has held senior level leadership positions at Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America, Amgan Inc., United Health Group, and U.S. Bancorp. Becky is actively engaged in community service and professional activities in the Twin Cities area, where she serves on two other local boards. She received a B.A. in sociology and psychology from the University of California at Berkeley and an M.B.A. from the University of Minnesota.