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Doors open at 7:15am, and the program begins at 7:45am and concludes around 9:15am at the Metropolitan Ballroom in Golden Valley, MN.
Kristine Fortman is a dynamic and results-oriented healthcare executive who has driven growth across public, private, and nonprofit platforms. As CEO of the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF), Kris led strategic and cultural transformation to attract a high-talent executive leadership team and a powerful board of directors. She elevated and implemented regulatory and business intelligence capabilities and enhanced operational efficiency.
Prior to MHIF, Kris spent ten years at Medtronic in a variety of clinical roles and elevating to a leadership role as director of global engagement for Medtronic Philanthropy. In that role, she contributed to refocusing the mission of the Foundation to align with key business priorities.
Kris’ achievements have earned recognition including Most Admired CEOs (Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal) Best of Business (Twin Cities Business Journal), 100 Most Influential Health Care Leaders (Minnesota Physician), and Local Medical Professionals You Should Know (Mpls. St. Paul Magazine).