Kyle Erickson

Program Officer, Blandin Foundation
Advisory Team(s)
Minnesota Bush Prize Selection Panel

As a member of the Foundation’s grants team, Kyle will develop and support relationships with organizations strengthening rural Minnesota communities, especially those that align with the Foundation’s strategic priorities of a vibrant Itasca County area, investing in community leadership and expanding opportunities. Kyle holds a degree in secondary education from Crown College in Saint Bonifacius, Minnesota and a Certificate in Fundraising Management from Indiana University Center on Philanthropy and worked in the banking and education sectors before joining the Foundation. Kyle enjoys outdoor recreation, especially fishing, and spending time with his wife, Amy, and two sons, Jack and Wes.