Michael T. Sweeney, of Minneapolis, became Chairman of the Board of Star Tribune Media Holdings, the holding company for the Minneapolis Star Tribune, in September 2009. He also remains a partner in Goldner Hawn Johnson & Morrison, Inc. in Minneapolis, which he joined in 2000. He served as that firm's Managing Partner from 2001 through 2008. Prior to joining GHJ&M, he was President of Starbucks Coffee Company (UK) Ltd. He is also director of First Solar, Inc. (NASDQ:FSLR), where he chairs the Compensation Committee. He is a trustee of the Guthrie Theater and the Walker Art Center.