Richard B. Beeson

Regent Beeson
Congressional District 4
2009, 2015
Term Expires: 
St. Paul
MaryDon Beeson

Richard Beeson serves as executive vice president for Corporate Development & Government Relations at Sunrise Banks, following twenty years as president & chief executive officer of Sunrise-owned Park Midway Bank in Saint Paul.  Previously, he was employed with the city of Saint Paul Department of Planning & 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, an affiliate of Minnesota Philanthropy Partners. Beeson previously served as chair of the Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce and the Central Corridor LRT Partnership, and as treasurer of the Saint Paul RiverCentre, the Saint Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists, and Women Venture. He previously served a two-year term as Chair of the Board of Regents. 


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