Beth joined the Foundation in fall of 2008 as its first controller. Prior to coming to the Bush Foundation, she devoted 20+ years working for The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra. Beth uses her organizational and attention to detail skills to manage her varied work with budgets, forecasts, investments, insurance, benefits and audits. Born Illinois, Beth also lived in Iowa and Texas prior to making Minnesota her home. She is a graduate of the University of St. Catherine. Beth and her husband John love traveling, biking, hiking, great dining experiences and spending time with family and friends.