Board of Directors

The Board of Directors oversees management activities and is ultimately responsible for the affairs of the bank. Their duty to oversee the conduct of the institution's business requires that they exercise independent judgment in evaluating management's actions and competence.


Bruce Shay, Chair

Bruce is executive vice president at Securian Financial Group in St Paul. He has been with Securian for more than 30 years and is accountable for all aspects of Group Insurance, Retirement Plans and Individual Annuity businesses at Securian. Bruce has served on several professional boards and industry organizations and currently serves as a board member for Children's Hospitals & Clinics of MN. He has been a director for 4 years and is currently chair of the Governance Committee.


Jodi Millerbernd, Vice Chair

Jodi is the executive director of Boys & Girls Club of Rochester where she is responsible for developing and executing strategies to achieve the Club's mission -- empowering young people to reach their full potential. She has worked for clubs across Minnesota for 16 years serving in a variety of capacities, including operations, management and executive leadership. She is a member of the Community Gang Initiative Governing Body and the Journey to Growth Board of Directors. She was elected to Think's Board of Directors in April 2014.


Walt Ling, Secretary

Walt is the recently retired senior state executive for IBM in Minnesota and the Rochester site. He is a board trustee of the University of Minnesota Foundation and the Rochester Area Foundation. He is the board chair of the United Way of Olmsted County, and a member of the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation's Leadership Circle. Walt is co-chair of the Rochester Journey to Growth Economic Journey Committee, and a member of the University of Minnesota Rochester Chancellor's Advisory and Advocacy Committee.


Bruce Remme, Director

Bruce is executive director of Ability Building Center in Rochester, an organization that provides rehabilitation and employment services for persons with disabilities and other special needs. Prior to assuming this role, Bruce was with IBM for 35 years.


Kevin DeVore, Director

Kevin is an attorney at Larson King, LLP in St. Paul where he specializes in criminal defense and investigations. Kevin has practiced law in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area for 18 years. He has been a Think director for 16 years, serving in several positions including chair, vice chair, secretary, Executive Committee chair and Compensation Committee chair.


Barbara Baasch Thomas, Director

Barbara is the education administrator for the Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development and Mayo Clinic Online Learning. She has worked in a number of roles within the Clinic for 30 years. Barbara has been a member of the Think Board of Directors for 11 years and has served as board chair and chair of the Nominating Committee.


John Wade, Director

John is general manager and partner of Clements Chevrolet Cadillac Subaru in Rochester. He is actively involved in the community, serving as chair of the Rochester Area Journey to Growth Board of Directors and as a member of the boards of RAEDI (Rochester Area Economic Development), RCVB (Rochester Convention and Visitors Bureau) and GRAUC (Greater Rochester Advocates for Universities and Colleges). He was elected to Think's Board of Directors in April 2014.


Paul Dorn, Director

Paul is a consultant with Advantus Capital Management, Inc. in St. Paul. He has served as a Think director for the past 9 years and was chair of the Minnesota Mutual Companies Credit Union board for over 10 years prior to their merger with Think in 2006. He has served as vice chair of Think's board and is currently chair of the Audit Committee.


Paul Mackin, Director

Paul is president and CEO of Think Mutual Bank, a position he has held since June 2008. His professional career includes more than 30 years in financial services in a number of managerial and executive capacities. Before joining Think in 2002, Paul spent 19 years in commercial banking. He currently serves as chair of the ICBA Mutual Bank Council and is a member of the OCC's Mutual Savings Association Advisory Committee and the Ronald McDonald House Board of Directors. Paul has served on the Board since 2012..

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