SHINE: Governance Illuminated

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Episode Summary

Michael Vekich has been a public, private, non-profit and government agency board director for more than three decades, and shares his thoughts on governance and his life philosophy with the PDA’s Budd Berro.

Episode Notes

Michael Vekich has been a public, private, non-profit and government agency board director for more than three decades. In addition to chairing a community bank board and serving as chair of a North Dakota nitrogen company, he is also a fiduciary for the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority—he brings the ballgame to the boardroom. Michael is also a board member with the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities, the third largest education system in the US. This son of Serbian immigrants to the United States shares his thoughts on governance and his life philosophy with the PDA’s Budd Berro.