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Board of Directors

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About the Board

The Board of Directors for the 2026 Special Olympics USA Games is a volunteer group composed of business leaders, nonprofit leaders, and athlete representatives that are responsible for determining internal policies and dedicated to ensuring the success of the Games!

Board Members
Board Chair
2026 Special Olympics USA Games
Chief Executive Officer
2026 Special Olympics USA Games
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Terry Clark
Co-Presenting Partner
United Healthcare
Co-Presenting Partner
Jersey Mike’s Subs
President
Special Olympics Minnesota
Chief Executive Officer
Minnesota Sports and Events
Chief of Staff, Office of the President
University of Minnesota
Athlete Representative
Special Olympics Minnesota
Athlete Representative
Special Olympics New York
Chief Financial Officer
2026 Special Olympics USA Games
Shareholder at Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.
Director and General Counsel, 2026 Special Olympics USA Games
First Lady of Minnesota
EVP of Revenue and Chief Business Officer
Chicago Bears
Former MLB Player, Minnesota Twins
Financial Advisor and Senior Partner, Smalley Muldowney Group
Chief Executive Officer
Sunshine Studios
Regional President and Managing Director
Special Olympics North America
Sr. Director of Development - Community Partnerships, University of Minnesota Foundation
Honorary Co-Chairs
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Brian Thompson
Chief Executive Officer
UnitedHealthcare
Special Olympics Athlete
Special Olympics Unified partner
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