Thomas F. Beech
President Emeritus, Fetzer Institute
Before retiring, Beech held CEO positions with The Minneapolis Foundation; the Burnett Foundation in Fort Worth, Texas; and the Fetzer Institute in Kalamazoo, Mich. He has written and consulted extensively on nonprofit governance; resilience and community development; and building relationships based on candor, trust, mutual respect, and integrity. He served on a number of boards, including for the Council on Foundations, Independent Sector, and Funders Concerned About AIDS.