Paul B. Burke

Paul B. Burke, chair emeritus for Fresh Energy’s board, is chief executive officer (CEO) and co-owner of Hadley House Company. He also serves as managing director of Caskecla Investment Company. Previously, Paul served as chairman and CEO of BMC Industries, Inc. and practiced corporate law with two metro-area firms. Paul is a current or former member of the boards of Donaldson Company, Inc., Apogee Enterprises, Inc., BioMedix, Inc., curenci/BFS, the Optical Manufacturers Association, the Minnesota Orchestral Association, and local chapters of the Alzheimer’s Association and United Way. Paul is a current or former member of the Minnesota Business Partnership, the Young Presidents Organization, and the World Presidents Organization. Paul has served on the Sunfish Lake City Council and as a county commissioner for the Dakota Planning Commission. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Yale University and a Juris doctor degree from the University of Michigan.