John Buck
Chairman, Medica
John D. Buck currently serves as non-executive chairman of the board of Medica, Minnesota’s second largest health insurer. From August 23, 2008 to January 26, 2009, Mr. Buck served as our chief executive officer, and from October 25, 2007 to March 3, 2008, he served as our interim chief executive officer. His previous experience includes serving as chief executive officer of Medica from February 2002 to May 2003. Previously, Mr. Buck worked for Fingerhut Companies from 1996 to October, 2000, where he held executive positions of increasing responsibility, concluding with service as president and chief operating officer. Presently he serves on the boards of directors of Patterson Companies, Inc. and Halo Innovations. Mr. Buck also previously has held senior executive management positions at Graco Inc., Honeywell Inc., and Alliant Techsystems Inc.