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About Us

The Alzheimer’s Association Minnesota-North Dakota has been providing services, information, and advocacy for more than 30 years to people with dementia, their families and health care providers.

This chapter is one of seven founding chapters of the National Alzheimer's Association, headquartered in Chicago. It was started by family caregivers who came together around a common need of getting support and help for their loved ones with dementia. Since 1979, our donor-supported, nonprofit Alzheimer’s Association has provided reliable information and care consultation; created supportive services for families; increased funding for dementia research; and influenced public policy changes.

Our mission
To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.

Our vision
A world without Alzheimer's disease.®

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Community Health Charities

The Alzheimer’s Association is a member charity of Community Health Charities, an alliance of leading nonprofit health research and service organizations whose mission is to improve lives affected by chronic illness by investing in health research, services, and education.

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Financial Information

Use of Funds
Impact Report (Fiscal Year 2016)
Fundraising Standards
Financial Report
IRS 990 form 

Refund Policy
The Alzheimer's Association does not refund educational registration fees unless the Association cancels the event.

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Board of Directors

Mark Chronister - Chronister Strategies, Ltd.

Vice Chair
Tabitha Montgomery - Powderhorn Park Neighborhood Association

John Knapp - Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.

Denise Anderson, Ph.D. - Sit Investment Associates
Bradley W. Bartle - Community Volunteer
Patrick Boldischar - Wells Fargo Private Bank
Liz Canis - Canis Consulting Group,LLC
Gretchen Cepek - Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America
Andrew Davis - Center for Healthy Aging, Medica
Pat Fiske - Community Volunteer
Lori Fulkerson - Maurices, Inc.
Suzanne R. Hoppe - Ameriprise Financial, Inc.
Susan Astrup Lundquist - Smart-HR
David Lyman - LymanDoran
Emily McNamara - Richard McNamara Foundation
Sally Mainquist - Veritae Group
Michael O'Leary - Ernst & Young
Breanna C. Olson - Target Corporation
Terry C. Sandvold - Sandvold Financial Group
Stephanie Schmid - Lifetouch Portrait Studios
Carol Shapiro - Community Volunteer
Timothy F. Smith - Deloitte Consulting LLP
John Stern - US Bancorp
Heather Strandell - Altru Health System
Michel R. Tietz - Doosan Infracore International, Inc.

Carole Lee Randall - Community Volunteer
Carmen Campbell - Community Volunteer

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Employment Opportunities


Position: Care Consultant
Location: Edina, MN
Reports To: Vice President of Clinical Services
Classification: Exempt

Position: Marketing Intern
Location: Edina, MN
Reports To: Vice President of Marketing
Classification: Internship

Position: Special Event Intern
Location: Edina, MN
Reports To: Associate Walk Director
Classification: Internship

North Dakota:

Position: Regional Care Consultant
Location: Minot, ND and Williston, ND
Reports To: Western ND Regional Program Manager
Exemption Classification: Exempt


Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.