Contact Us

General Contacts

Mailing Address

Minnesota Trade Office
1st National Bank Building
332 Minnesota Street, Suite E200
Saint Paul, MN 55101-1351
View map and directions

Telephone & Email

Main:       651-259-7499  
Toll Free: 800-657-3858
TTY:        800-366-2906 or 651-282-6142  
Fax:        651-296-3555  
Email:     Mto.TradeAssistance@state.mn.us

Trade Helpline

651-259-7498





Staff Contacts

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Kathleen Motzenbecker
Executive Director
(651) 259-7489

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Ed Dieter
Deputy Director
(651) 259-7481

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Jackie Geiger
Executive Assistant
(651) 259-7485

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Li King Feng
International Trade Representative
Greater China
(651) 259-7484

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Paul Hansen
International Trade Representative
Africa & Middle East
(651) 259-7486

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Gloria Henck
Education Programs
Coordinator
(651) 259-7487

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Rachel Limón
International Trade Representative
Latin America & Caribbean
(651) 259-7492

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Barbara Mattson
International Trade Representative
Canada & Mexico (NAFTA)
(651) 259-7490

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Tim Odegard
International Trade
Representative
India, Pakistan &
Central/South Asia
(651) 259-7491

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Jeffrey Phillips
International Trade Representative
Europe & Russia
(651) 259-7493

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Steve Riedel
International Trade Representative
Southeast Asia &
Energy & Environment Industries
(651) 259-7494

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Mary Jo Stangl
International Education
Adviser
STEP Program Coordinator
(651) 259-7495

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Sarah Walbert
International Trade Representative
Medical and Bioscience Industries
(651) 259-7482

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Ning Shao
MTO Foreign Office
Shanghai, China

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Fritz Speller
MTO Foreign Office
Dusseldorf, Germany

Hank Imm

Hank Imm 
MTO Foreign Office 
Seoul, South Korea