HeartLink Gala

2017 HeartLink Gala Presented by McKinsey & Company

Honorary Chairs: Liz and Tim Welsh, Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company

The 2017 HeartLink Gala Presented by McKinsey & Company will be held on Friday, November 3, 2017, at Hilton Minneapolis. The evening will feature our work in Vietnam and includes a cocktail reception, dinner, an exclusive culinary silent auction, a live auction and live entertainment.

Please join us for this festive and meaningful evening!

Attire: Black tie optional. 

If you're interested in sponsoring the gala, please contact Bobbi Morris, Events Manager. 

Presenting Sponsor


Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors


Ken Powell & Wendy Bennett


Robins Kaplan


Silver Sponsors


Faegre Baker Daniels LLP

Minnesota Vikings


Securian Financial Group

Wells Fargo

Bronze Sponsors

BMO Harris Bank

Jackie Boucher


Patterson Dental

In-Kind Sponsors

Susan Bordson, Creative Director/Producer

Kayd Roy Design

Nate Maydole, Cinematographer/Producer

2017 HeartLink Gala Executive Leadership Committee

Honorary Chair: Tim Welsh, McKinsey & Company

Lydia Botham, Land O’Lakes Foundation

Richard Davis, U.S. Bank

Reba Dominski, U.S. Bank Foundation

Tom Foley, Deloitte Consulting

Omar Ishrak, Medtronic

Molly Joseph, UnitedHealth Group

Dave MacLennan, Cargill

Audrey Manacek, McKinsey & Company

Geoff Martha, Medtronic

Michael O’Leary, Ernst & Young

Tolá Oyewole, Cargill

Chris Policinski, Land O’Lakes

Ken Powell, General Mills