Peg Birk

Professional experience:

Nov. 2007 – Present
Interim Solutions, LLC – Minneapolis, MN
President and CEO

May 2007 – May 2008
Briggs and Morgan, P.A. – Minneapolis, MN
Of Counsel Attorney

2005 – 2006
McKnight Foundation, Minneapolis, MN
Interim President

1999 – 2005
Federated Insurance Companies, Owatonna, MN
Senior Vice President and General Counsel

1998 – 1999
American International Group Inc. (AIG), New York, NY
General Counsel – Domestic Brokerage Group (DBG)

1997 – 1998
City of Saint Paul, Saint Paul, MN
City Attorney, Appointed by and reported to Mayor Norm Coleman

1990 – 1997
The Saint Paul Companies, Inc.,  Saint Paul, MN
Senior Government Affairs Counsel – Senior Corporate Counsel, Federal Affairs

1985 – 1990
William Mitchell College of Law, Saint Paul, MN
Adjunct Faculty Member

1984 – 1990
Minnesota Attorney General’s Office, Saint Paul, MN
Special Assistant Attorney General

1983 – 1984
Minnesota Court of Appeals, Saint Paul, MN
Law Clerk to the Honorable Edward J. Parker

Education:

William Mitchell College of Law, Saint Paul, MN
Juris Doctor

University of Houston, Houston, TX
Bachelor of Arts – Philosophy

Affiliations:

Global Rights for Women- Board of Directors

The Beatitudes Society- Board of Directors

Minnesota Women’s Economic Round Table – Board of Directors

Minnesota Early Learning Foundation –  Board of Directors

Center for Religious Inquiry, St. Mark’s Cathedral – Co-chair with Vice President Walter Mondale

Hubert H. Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota – Dean’s Advisory Council

McKnight Neuroscience Endowment Fund –  Board of Directors

Episcopal House of Prayer – Board of Directors

Hamline University – Board of Trustees

McKnight Foundation – Board of Directors

Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) –  Delegate, appointed by US Department of State

The International Alliance of Executive Women – Board of Directors