J. Edward Tippetts


Mr. Tippetts retired in 2007 as President and CEO of Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company where he continues to serve on the board of directors. As a professional manager of money for over 40 years, Mr. Tippetts brings a detailed investment philosophy to Metta Fund, to underpin its ability to make grants and support community organizations into the future.

Mr. Tippetts was elected to the Davies Medical Center Board in 1987. He was appointed Vice Chairman in 1994 and, in 2004, became Chairman of the Metta Fund board, serving in that role until 2013.