Paul retired from KPMG LLP, where he provided accounting and auditing services to its clients. During his 39-year tenure, Paul served the organization in various leadership capacities: He was managing partner of the Chicago and Minneapolis offices and later managed the entire Midwest area. He was also a member of the KPMG U.S. board of directors. Paul has served on the board of directors for Securian Group and Christopher & Banks Corp.
In his volunteer work, Paul lends his finance and governance expertise to Saint Paul & Minnesota Foundation and other community initiatives. Additional board memberships have included Greater Twin Cities YMCA, Chicago Historical Society, Chicago YMCA, Stone Canyon Community Foundation as well as serving on the Audit Committee of Legal Services Corp. Paul has a bachelor’s in business from Eastern Illinois University. He and his wife, Kathy, have three children and five granddaughters.