Patrick Klinger

Patrick Klinger

Vice chair, Suicide Awareness Voices of Education

Description

A marketing expert who spent 14 seasons with the Minnesota Twins before launching Agile Marketing Partners, Patrick Klinger is a longtime advocate for mental health wellness and for suicide prevention. For nearly 20 years, he has served on the board of Suicide Awareness Voices of Education (SAVE), one of the nation’s first organizations dedicated to preventing suicide. As vice chair of Bloomington-based SAVE’s board, Klinger has used his connections to establish collaborations and partnerships in the business community, secure corporate donations, and recruit new board members. During his tenure with the Twins, he used the team’s platform to help diminish the stigma around suicide. Klinger also serves on the boards of New Path Mental Health Services and United Financials Making a Difference (UFMD).