Our presenter was Mr. Patrick Mader, who talked about Minnesota athletes that have had the mettle to medal!
Patrick “Packy” Mader has a background in education, business, and agriculture, with a professional career as an elementary teacher and is the author of six books.  He grew up on a dairy farm near St. Bonifacius, Minnesota, and has been a lifelong fan of sports at all levels leading to the creation of two 400-page nonfiction books, Minnesota Gold and More Minnesota Gold.   He and his wife, Karen, live in Northfield, and are the parents of two adult children.