Chief Financial Officer
Daniel Lemm serves as a member of the senior leadership team and is responsible for Blandin Foundation’s overall financial management.
Prior to joining Blandin Foundation in 2017, Daniel held the positions of accountant at The McKnight Foundation, director of programs and finance at Native Americans in Philanthropy, and finance director at Lower Sioux Community. He holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Accounting from Metropolitan State University and Finance from Iowa State University, and a Masters in Nonprofit Management from Hamline University. Daniel also is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) and Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE). Daniel serves on the board of Tofte Lake Center and has had fiduciary responsibilities with numerous nonprofits and foundations.
Daniel is an enrolled member of the Lower Sioux Community, married to an artist, and father to a young son. He is thrilled to be supporting Blandin Foundation’s vision and motivated to earn the role as a trusted partner to its many exceptional grantees.