Board Members & Committees

Board appointments are for four years.  The board consists of seven members:

  • five members appointed by the governor;
  • one member appointed by the commissioner of Public Safety; and
  • one member appointed by the Attorney General.

Board Members

  • William Goede, Plainview, MN, Chair
    Governor appointee, term 8/16 to 6/20
  • Geno Fragnito, Woodbury, MN, Vice Chair
    Governor appointee, term 9/18 to 6/22
  • Kenneth Koch, Eagan, MN, Secretary
    Governor appointee, term 7/17 to 6/21
  • Norm Pint, New Prague, MN
    Commissioner of Public Safety appointee, term 7/15 to 6/19
  • William Gillespie, St. Paul, MN
    Attorney General appointee, term 7/15 to 6/19
  • James Nardone, Grand Rapids, MN
    Governor appointee, term 8/16 to 6/20
  • Beth Pinkney, Woodbury, MN
    Governor appointee, term 9/18 to 6/22

Board Committees:

Compliance Review Group

Norm Pint, Chair

Geno Fragnito

Beth Pinkney

Rules

James Nardone, Chair

Kenneth Koch

Geno Fragnito

Legislative

William Gillespie, Chair

Kenneth Koch

Geno Fragnito

Executive

William Goede, Chair

Geno Fragnito, Vice Chair

Ken Koch, Secretary