345 Kellogg Blvd W
Saint Paul, MN 55102


Caitlin McGowan

Premier Partners


Premier Partners of the Minnesota Historical Society enjoy year-round affiliation with MNHS, its events, and programs that serve nearly 1 million visitors annually. Benefits include society-wide promotional rights, recognition, VIP hospitality, access to MNHS’s 26 historic sites and museums, a proprietary marketing platform and co-sponsorship of the annual summer sites campaign.

Experienced sponsorship staff can tailor Partner recognition and benefits to best meet a company’s need for community involvement, branding, lead generation, client entertainment, marketing and sales, public relations and employee engagement.

To learn how a partnership with the Minnesota Historical Society can meet your marketing and business objectives, please contact Laura Roller, Senior Program Manager, Corporate/Foundation Relations, at 651-259-3093 or laura.roller@mnhs.org, or Caitlin McGowan at 651-259-3134 or caitlin.mcgowan@mnhs.org.

Xcel Energy logo

Xcel Energy is a proud sponsor of MNHS programming and the Bands on the Boulevard free outdoor concert series at the Minnesota History Center. “The Society’s mission of serving the public and educating families aligns with our effort to help customers use energy more wisely, by showing them ways to save energy and money to better manage their bills,” said Crystal Manik, Senior Marketing Business Consultant. “The Minnesota Historical Society’s programs, sites and museums are the perfect venue for this ongoing education.” Look for Xcel Energy’s Resource team at various MNHS events this summer.

Interview with Chris Clark, President of NSP Minnesota

Archived Interviews:
Interview with David Sparby, Xcel Energy's vice president and chief financial officer
Interview with Laura McCarten, Regional Vice President of NSP Minnesota



Explore Minnesota Tourism (EMT), the state agency responsible for marketing and promoting Minnesota’s leisure travel opportunities to potential travel consumers, is a proud sponsor of MNHS programming. Explore Minnesota Tourism works closely with private and public businesses, promotional organizations and state agencies to attract travelers to Minnesota, generating both revenue and jobs across the state.