Craig Bentdahl is a retired CEO, restauranteur and commercial real estate investor. For many years Craig was CEO of Excel Bank, a leading community bank in the Twin Cities. Following the sale of Excel in 2007, Craig started Mill Valley Kitchen, an upscale restaurant with a heart healthy menu, and he has invested in numerous commercial properties. Craig has served on the board of several non-profit organizations and is currently a director of Twin Cities Rise. The Bentdahl family has been actively supporting MHIF since the 1980’s when Ray Bentdahl served as board chair. Craig’s sister Ann also served on the board and was formerly CEO of MHIF.