They are Shawntera M. Hardy, cofounder and Strategy Lead at Civic Eagle, and Vivek Agrawal, senior partner with McKinsey & Company. Hardy has over 15 years of combined experience in government and community relations, urban planning, and workforce and economic development. Agrawal’s work at McKinsey & Company focuses on strategy, operations, and organizational issues across a wide range of financial institutions in North America and Asia, with deep expertise in insurance and wealth management.
“We are excited to welcome two individuals who’ve demonstrated real leadership in our communities and their respective fields,” said Jon McTaggart, president and CEO of MPR. “These impressive leaders bring new perspectives, strategic acumen, proven experience in innovation and entrepreneurship, and a passion for public service using media. Shawntera and Vivek are true fans of MPR and will be terrific additions to the MPR Board.”