Brian Pietsch, Ameriprise Financial

TITLE: Senior Vice President, State Government Affairs and Community Relations

FOCUS AREAS: Cultural enrichment, community development, hunger, shelter, adult self-sufficiency

CONTACT: Brian.Pietsch@ampf.com, (612) 671-6837

PROFILE: Brian Pietsch is senior vice president, State Government Affairs and Community Relations for Ameriprise Financial. His bio on LinkedIn reads:

Brian J. Pietsch is Senior Vice President, State Government Affairs and Community Relations at Ameriprise Financial. As such, he is responsible for directing and coordinating the company’s state legislative agenda; directing and monitoring lobbying activities with respect to state legislation; and serving as the liaison with the City of Minneapolis. He is also responsible for the company’s community relations functions, including corporate grant-making, employee giving, and volunteerism on a local and national basis.

Brian has a Juris Doctorate, a Master’s in Business Administration, and a Bachelor of Arts. He is the past chair of the Minnesota Insurance and Financial Services Council. He also serves on the boards of the Minneapolis Downtown Council, the Minneapolis Downtown Improvement District; the Hennepin Theatre Trust; the Minnesota Insurance Financial Services Council (MIFSC); and The Minneapolis Foundation and the Walker Art Center.