Pat Hamilton

Patrick Hamilton

Patrick Hamilton represents District Energy small customers. He is the Director of Global Change Initiatives at the Science Museum of Minnesota. He also is a Principal Investigator with the University of Minnesota’s National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics and a Fellow of the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment. Hamilton has been producing energy and environmental exhibits and programs for the Museum for 28 years. In recent years, these projects have included WATER, an international traveling exhibition developed in partnership with the American Museum of Natural History; the BIG BACK YARD, the museum’s outdoor environmental science park, and Science House, the museum’s net-zero building. Hamilton’s current project is FUTURE EARTH – exhibits and programs that explore the implications of humans as the dominant agents of global change. Currently, Hamilton is working with his museum colleagues to make the institution a public case study of recent innovations in energy efficiency and renewable energy.

Leadership

Ken Smith

Ken Smith

President and CEO
Andrew Kasid

Andrew Kasid

Executive Vice President, CFO
Michael Ahern

Michael Ahern

Senior Vice President – Project Development
Michael Burns

Mike Burns

Senior Vice President – Operations
Michael Auger

Michael Auger

Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary
Nina Axelson

Nina Axelson

Vice President – Public Relations
Pam Sarne

Pam Sarne

Vice President – Accounting

Board of Directors

Kris Taylor

Kris Taylor

Chairperson
Heidi Conrad

Heidi Conrad

Julio Fesser

Julio Fesser

Pat Hamilton

Patrick Hamilton

Beverly Jones Heydinger

Beverly Jones Heydinger

Ken Peterson

Ken Peterson

Pat Wolf

Pat Wolf

David Ybarra

David Ybarra

Ken Smith

Ken Smith

Ex Officio

George Fremder

George Fremder

Director Emeritus
Former Mayor, George Latimer

George Latimer

Director Emeritus
Robert Lowe

Robert Lowe

Director Emeritus
Barbara Lukermann

Barbara Lukermann

Director Emerita
Susan Sands

Susan Sands

Director Emerita
Bernard St. Peter

Bernard St. Peter

Director Emeritus