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Beth Villaume


As the Foundation’s Controller, Beth maintains and implements sound fiscal policies and practices to help ensure that Archie’s gift to the Community will continue to provide resources to the people and organizations working to solve problems in our region. Beth enjoys having a job that combines her organizational and analytical skills with her passion for supporting the work of the Foundation.

She joined the Bush Foundation in 2008. Before this role, Beth devoted over 20 years working for The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.

Born in Illinois, Beth also lived in Iowa and Texas prior to making Minnesota her home. She is a graduate of the University of St. Catherine.  She and her husband John love traveling, biking, hiking, gardening, and spending time with family and friends.