Richard B. Beeson

Regent
Richard B. Beeson headshot

PHONE
651-523-7830

EMAIL
rbeeson@umn.edu

MAILING ADDRESS
Sunrise Banks
2525 Wabash Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55114

Regent

Richard Beeson serves as executive vice president for corporate development and government relations at Sunrise Banks, following 20 years as president of Sunrise-owned Park Midway Bank of St. Paul. Previously, he was employed as senior project manager with the city of St. Paul’s Department of Planning and Economic Development.

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 as cochair of Mayor Carter’s College Savings Account Task Force. Beeson has chaired the St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce, the Midway Chamber of Commerce, and the Central Corridor Partnership, and served as treasurer of the St. Paul RiverCentre, the St. Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists, and Women Venture. He previously served as Chair of the Board of Regents.

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