Ralph Thrane Edit Profile
Bachelor, Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, 1954; Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1958.
Director corporation planning development Green Giant Company, Le Sueur, Minnesota, 1959-1979. Vice president corporation development Pillsbury Company, Minneapolis, 1979-1989. President Ralph Thrane & Associates Ltd., St. Paul, since 1989, Bayfield Farms Inc., St. Paul, since 1989.
President, board directors Compatible Technology Inc., 1998-2004. Advisory committee United States Department Agriculture, Washington, 1985-1994. Chairman Ramsey County Extension Communications, St. Paul, 1989-1995.
Delaware to county, district, state and national Grand Old Party Convention, 1960-1990. Member state committee central Minnesota State Grand Old Party, 1968-1978. Board regents Golden Valley (Minnesota) Lutheran College, 1975-1978.
President Immanuel Luth Church, St. Paul, 1994-1996. President ImmaculateLuth. Church Foundation, 1999-2002.
With United States Army, 1954-1956. Member Association Corporation Growth (vice president, board directors 1979-1989, chapter president).
Married Loanne Ruth Brager, February 3, 1955. 1 child, Peter.
1959 - 1979
1979 - 1989