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Peter Capell, Chair

Arts Patron
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Peter is currently the Board Chair of Arts Midwest, having held a number of management and senior executive positions in marketing and general management at General Mills Inc. from 1985 – 2012. Peter now runs a personal philanthropic foundation which he started in 2012. In addition to philanthropy, he enjoys immersing himself in cultures throughout the world, and is an intrepid and inveterate world traveler. He received a B.A. in History from Binghamton University and his MBA from Harvard University. A Board member of Arts Midwest since 1998, Peter became Board Chair in 2012. He currently resides in the Minneapolis area.