Board of Director: Paula Phillippe
— retired executive
Paula Philippe is a retired executive with extensive experience in human resources, communications and community relations, Paula most recently worked at BCBS MN where she was the Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Corporate Social Responsibility. She also served as the Chair of the Board for the BCBS Foundation.
Paula’s experience spanned both health care and financial services industries. Prior experience included serving as chief human resources officer and president of network operations for Fairview Health Services, chief human resources and communications officer for Marquette Financial Companies, and chief administration officer at RBC Dain Rauscher where she had accountability for human resources, communication, marketing, community affairs, and its foundation.
A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Phillippe earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in industrial relations.
Paula has a history of being active in community organizations. She currently serves on the Thrivent Member Network Board – Twin Cities Region. Past board experience includes Klein Bank. Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches, the Red Wing Medical Center, the American Heart Association, and the Children’s Theatre Company.