Brian McGrane joined the Thrivent Board of Directors in 2023. He serves on the Audit and Investment committees.
As an accomplished leader with expertise across all aspects of financial services, McGrane helps ensure that Thrivent remains strong and stable and can deliver on its promise to help people achieve financial clarity, enabling lives of meaning and gratitude.
McGrane most recently served as executive vice president and chief financial officer of business units at Ameriprise Financial. He was responsible for the financial aspects of all operating segments of the company and also led the mergers and acquisitions and corporate actuarial functions. Prior to his CFO role, he held progressively advanced leadership roles in finance at Ameriprise and American Express. He began his career at KPMG.
McGrane has held several board positions serving Minnesota-based organizations throughout his career. He currently serves as a member of the boards of trustees at Saint John’s University and the College of Saint Benedict and is a member of the finance committee for the Allina Health board of directors. He previously served on the boards of Ameriprise Bank and RiverSource Life.
He has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Saint John’s University.
McGrane and his wife Katy reside in Bloomington, Minnesota, and are members of Saint Joan of Arc Catholic Community.
For over 120 years, Thrivent has been helping people build their financial futures and live more generous lives. Today, Thrivent is a Fortune 500 diversified financial services organization committed to providing advice, investments, insurance, banking and generosity programs and solutions to help people make the most of all they’ve been given.
For the last 12 years, Thrivent has been named as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by Ethisphere. As of Dec. 31, 2022, Thrivent had $162 billion in assets under management and advisement, and total revenue of $9.4 billion.