Education

Julie Sullivan

Julie Sullivan

2021, Builder: After marking her seven-year anniversary as president, Julie Sullivan is driving a major growth trajectory. Minnesota’s largest private university is on a path to leap from Division III

Sandra Vargas

After beginning her career as a small-business consultant, then becoming Hennepin County administrator, Vargas was appointed president and CEO of the Minneapolis Foundation in 2007. She has managed more than
Sondra Samuels

Sondra Samuels

2021, Change Agent: Sondra Samuels and other leaders started NAZ in 2008 to address racial and educational inequity in opportunities. The organization focuses on supporting children in north Minneapolis so

Ward Ulmer

Ulmer joined Walden University in 2012 with more than 20 years of experience in education and management. Ulmer has published Microsoft certification textbooks and appeared at conferences to discuss topics

Marilee Hedberg

Hedberg is the vice president of human resources for Scholarship America, an organization that awarded $41 million in scholarships to 38,525 students in 2012. With more than 25 years of