Richard B. Beeson

Regent Beeson
District: 
Congressional District 4
Elected: 
2009, 2015
Term Expires: 
2021
Residence: 
St. Paul
Spouse: 
MaryDon Beeson

Richard Beeson serves as executive vice president for Corporate Development and Government Relations at Sunrise Banks, following twenty years as president of Sunrise-owned Park Midway Bank of Saint Paul. Previously, he was employed with the city of Saint Paul’s Department of Planning and Economic Development as senior project manager. Beeson received a bachelor of arts in political science from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas. He serves on the board of the F.R. Bigelow Foundation and co-chair of Mayor Carter’s College Savings Account Task Force. Beeson has chaired the Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce, the Midway Chamber of Commerce, and the Central Corridor Partnership and served as treasurer of the Saint Paul RiverCentre, the Saint Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists, and Women Venture. He previously served as Chair of the Board of Regents.  

Contact: 

Sunrise Banks
2525 Wabash Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55114
(651) 523-7830