Award of Distinction Recipient
Academic Health Center, July 31, 2006
Mark S. Niblick is the president of Midcontinent Media and is recognized for his exceptional commitment to the Community-University Health Care Center (CUHCC), a community clinic in the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis. CUHCC has provided essential medical, mental health, dental, and legal services to countless people without access to mainstream health care. He has served nine years on its board, as a member, chair of the finance committee, and chair of the board. He is described as dedicated and committed. He played a key role in the development of the board and the writing of its bylaws. His exemplary leadership enabled the clinic to reach new heights internally and externally. He has gone before the legislature to advocate for policies that would positively impact CUHCC, helped raise $800,000 for the clinic, and has been generous with his time and resources.
Biographies are as-of time of award presentation.