Common Good Breakfast Series

Inspirational Leadership

What makes a good leader in this day and age? The answer is much different than it was 10 years ago. Inspirational Leadership will look at how expectations for leaders have changed, and how the most successful leaders today got to where they are.


Becky Koenig

Becky Roloff

President of St. Catherine University and Former President and Chief Executive Officer of the YWCA

Becky Roloff is the 11th president of St. Catherine University. A North Dakota native, Roloff is a 1976 graduate of St. Kate’s, chaired the University’s Board (1991–1995) and has been an active alumna. She also earned an MBA with distinction from Harvard Business School.

Kevin Warren

Chief Operating Officer of the Minnesota Vikings

Kevin Warren is the highest-ranking African-American executive working on the business side for a team in the NFL and is the first African-American chief operating officer in the NFL. Before being named COO of the Minnesota Vikings, he served as the club’s executive vice president–legal affairs and chief administrative officer. Warren is a member of the NFL Committee on Workplace Diversity, which is committed to enhancing and promoting diversity at every level of the NFL.

Nonprofit Recipient

The Common Good Breakfast Series contributes event proceeds to the nonprofit organization featured at each session. This event’s proceeds will benefit Carolyn’s Comforts and the YWCA of Minneapolis.

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