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 7/14 to 6/18
  • William Gillespie, St. Paul, MN, Secretary
    Attorney General appointee, term 7/15 to 6/19
  • Norm Pint, New Prague, MN
    Commissioner of Public Safety appointee, term 7/15 to 6/19
  • James Nardone, Grand Rapids, MN
    Governor appointee, term 8/16 to 6/20
  • Kenneth Koch, Eagan, MN 
    Governor appointee, term 7/17 to 6/21
  • Beth Pinkney, Woodbury, MN
    Governor appointee, term 6/14 to 6/18

Board Committees:

Compliance Review Group

Norm Pint, Chair

Beth Pinkney

Geno Fragnito

Rules

James Nardone, Chair

Geno Fragnito

Ken Koch

Legislative

William Gillespie, Chair

Geno Fragnito

Kenneth Koch

Executive

William Goede, Chair

Geno Fragnito, Vice Chair

William Gillespie, Sec.