Donaldson Company President and CEO Tod Carpenter

Tod Carpenter, the president and chief executive officer of the Donaldson Company, will speak at the final 1st Tuesday Speaker Series lunch of the 2016-17 school year on June 6 at the McNamara Alumni Center.

Reserve your tickets for the event, which runs from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Carpenter has spent the last 21 years at the global filtration company, first joining as director of operations in the company’s gas turbines systems division in 1996 and taking over as president and CEO in 2015. Before coming to Donaldson, he worked at Hughes Aircraft Company (1981-1994) and York and Associates (1994-1996).

Carpenter completed the Minnesota Executive Program at the Carlson School in 1999. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Indiana State University and an MBA from Long Beach State.

About the Carlson School of Management 1st Tuesday Speaker Series
The Carlson School of Management 1st Tuesday Speaker Series began in 1992 to provide an opportunity for alumni and friends of the Carlson School to continue their management education. The series features top-notch executives addressing hot topics in business and leadership. Held on the first Tuesday of every month, the program attracts alumni and business leaders from throughout the corporate community and has become an attractive spot for professionals in the metropolitan area to network.