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Governor's Workforce Development Board Members

Laura Beeth Chair
System Director of Talent Acquisition
Fairview Health Services
Dennis Siemer Vice Chair
President and CEO
V-Tek Incorporated
Rita Albrecht
Mayor
Bemidji, Minnesota
Lemuel Amen
President & CEO
Viking Engineering and Development
Shirley Barnes
Chief Executive Officer
Crest View Senior Communities
Luann Bartley
Director of Workforce Development
Minnesota Precision Manufacturing Association
Vance Boelter
Director - Supermom's
Andeavor
Brenda Cassellius
Commissioner
Department of Education
Mariaha Dean
Owner
Eden Resources, LLC
David Debevec
Vice President of Human Resources, Safety Director
Ulland Brothers, Inc.
Steven Ditschler
President and CEO
ProAct, Inc.
Robert Evans
Vice President of Human Resources
Marvin Windows and Doors
Mary Ferguson
Director of Recruitment and Staffing Support
Essentia Health
Twyla Flaws
Manager, Human Resources
Clow Stamping Company
Jamil Ford
President
Mobilize Design & Architecture, LLC
Bob Gunther
State Representative
Minnesota House of Representatives
Pakou Hang
Founding Director
Hmong America Farmers Association
Shawntera Hardy
Commissioner
Department of Employment and Economic Development
Samuel Heimlich
Business Representative
North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters
Russell Hess
Political Coordinator
Laborers District Council
John Hoffman
Senator
Minnesota Senate
Merrill Irving Jr.
President
Hennepin Technical College
Lorrie Janatopoulos
Executive Intern at IRRRB
Bush Foundation Fellow
Eric Kaler
President
University of Minnesota
Elizabeth Kautz
Mayor
City of Burnsville
Anne Kilzer
Director
Minnesota Workforce Council Association (MWCA)
Sanjay Kuba
Executive Consultant
SK & Associates & Par Systems
Jennifer Lang
President and Owner
Minneapolis Glass Company
Ruby Lee
President
Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio (CLUES)
Devinder Malhotra
Interim Chancellor
Minnesota State
William (Bill) McCarthy
President
Minnesota AFL-CIO
Carla Nelson
Senator
Minnesota Senate
Loren Nelson
President
Aurelius Manufacturing Co., Inc.
William (Bill) Nelson
Chief Executive Officer
Mille Lacs Health System
Eric Nesheim
Executive Director
Minnesota Literacy Council (MLC)
Tuleah Palmer
Executive Director
Northwest Indian Community Development Center
Scott Parker
Business Representative
International Union of Painters and Allied Trades
Emily Piper
Commissioner
Department of Human Services
Edward Reynoso
Political Director
Teamsters Joint Council 32
Todd Riemann
Chief Executive Officer
MTU Onsite Energy
Mary Russell
Director, Organizational Effectiveness and Leadership Support
HealthPartners
Roy Smith
Director, Workforce Development
Iron Range Resources and Rehabilitation Board
Traci Tapani
Co-President
Vacant Vacant
Rich Wagner
President
Dunwoody College of Technology
Andy Wells
President & CEO
Wells Technology
Jennifer Winkelaar
Director of Marketing & Public Relations
Minneapolis Building and Trades
   
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