Michael Schumacher, Fargo, is the CFO of Dakota Medical Foundation and Impact Foundation. Schumacher directs the financial management, budgeting and reporting of the foundations while overseeing human resources and information technology. With more than 31 years of experience in the health care and nonprofit industries, he has also served as the CFO for Sanford Medical Center Bismarck and as a health care audit partner with Eide Bailly LLP.
He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the North Dakota CPA Society and the North Dakota Chapter of Healthcare Financial Management Association (NDHFMA). Schumacher has served as a volunteer for various boards, including 13 years with the Boys & Girls Club of the Red River Valley/Youth Commission (board chair 2016-2018) and eight years with NDHFMA (president 2007-2008).
He is also a member of the Minnesota State University Moorhead Paseka School of Business Advisory Council and a graduate of the Fargo-Moorhead Leadership Program. Schumacher earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Minnesota State University Moorhead. In 1990, he received his Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certificate.