Daniel Reardon - Evaluating Otto Bremer Trust Grant Recipients

Daniel Reardon of Otto Bremer

Daniel Reardon is a St. Paul, Minnesota, executive who guides the Otto Bremer Trust as trustee and co-CEO. Since 1995, he has served as Co-CEO and Trustee of the $1 billion Otto Bremer Trust, a leader in finance and philanthropy in the upper Midwest. He oversees the trust's grant-making work, its investment area, and its duties as the majority owner of Bremer Financial Corporation, a $10 billion regional bank. Mr. Reardon serves on the board of directors for Bremer Financial Corporation and Bremer Bank N.A.

Daniel Reardon started his career in finance holding senior-level roles with Dean Witter, Prudential-Bache, and NDX Trading. Daniel Reardon used this private sector experience in his appointment by three Minnesota governors to the Minnesota Center for Rural Policy and Development, a private, not-for-profit policy research organization, eventually becoming chairman. Current non-profit work reflects Mr. Reardon’s passion for rural issues, housing and early childhood education. In his free time, Daniel Reardon enjoys playing golf, tennis racquetball and squash. Mr. Reardon is an active outdoorsman, pursuing such interests as duck hunting, fishing and skeet shooting.