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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.
Rod Young became Chief Executive Officer of Delta Dental of Minnesota on January 1, 2012. The oral health insurer is one of the largest dental benefit companies in the nation. It serves nearly 8,000 Minnesota and North Dakota-based employer groups and 4.4 million members nationwide.
Rod is a proven strategic and innovative leader who continually focuses on client and stakeholder value creation. Under Rod’s leadership, Delta Dental of Minnesota is concentrated on business growth, client satisfaction and retention, dental partner relations, diversification, innovation, sustaining its strong culture, and continuing to make a notable impact on access to quality oral care for our most vulnerable communities. Rod is a leader who has embraced differences and created a team-driven culture that operates on the internal mantra of “Together We Can!” Under his guidance, Delta Dental of Minnesota is addressing social inequity through team member education, corporate collaboration, and taking action within the communities they serve.
In addition to executive leadership, Rod has twenty years of experience serving on boards of publicly traded and nonprofit corporations. These include Allina Health, Angeion Corporation, Bolder Options, Delta Dental of Minnesota, (Chair) Delta Dental Plans Association, Health Fitness Corporation, (Chair) LecTec Corporation, Minnesota Public Radio and Possis Corporation.