Margaret A. Cargill Philanthropies, Eden Prairie, promoted Jason Cole to program director, environment. Cole has served as program officer since joining the company in 2010.
Magenic, Minneapolis, named Dustin Kangas as chief technology officer. He has more than 18 years of experience in his field, most recently with CGI of Denver.
On the move
Classical MPR, St. Paul, named Joe Goetz as music director. Goetz served as music director of WFIU, at Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind.
On the board
SkyWater, Bloomington, named to its board: Wendi Carpenter, principal and founder of Gold Star Strategies and John Kurtzweil, principal of Kurtzweil Consulting.
Midwestern Higher Education Compact awarded Betsy Talbot its Outstanding Service Award. Talbot, who works for the Minnesota Office of Higher Education, was honored for her leadership in the Midwestern-State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement.