Improving Service Delivery

This committee focuses on policies that deal with such issues as unfunded mandates, environmental mandates, elections, charter law, transportation, government innovation and cooperation, and public safety.

Members of the 2014 committee are:

  • Chair: Brad Martens, City Administrator, Corcoran
  • Vice Chair: Andrea Lauer, Mayor, Royalton
  • Steve Albrecht, Director of Public Works, Burnsville
  • Pat Backen, Councilmember, Robbinsdale
  • Sasha Bergman, Government Relations Representative, Minneapolis
  • Ellen Bailes, Legislative Aide, St. Paul
  • Heather Butkowski, City Administrator, Lauderdale
  • Chris Cousins, Councilmember, St. Clair
  • Rachel Coyle, Urban Forester, St. Paul
  • Raeanne Danielowski, Mayor, Big Lake
  • Craig Dawson, Director, AIS Program/Minnehaha Creek Watershed District
  • Shane Fineran, City Administrator, Watertown
  • Luke Fischer, Administrative Services Director, Plymouth
  • Brian Gramentz, City Manager, New Ulm
  • Gary Hansen, Councilmember, Eagan
  • Corrine Heine, City Attorney, Minnetonka
  • Todd Holman, Councilmember, Baxter
  • Libby Kantner, Legislative Aide, St. Paul
  • Mark Karnowski, City Administrator, Princeton
  • Katie Knutson, Government Relations Associate, St. Paul
  • Sue Larson, Councilmember, Isanti
  • Melissa Lesch, Senior Government Relations Representative , Minneapolis
  • Debra Mangen, City Clerk, Edina
  • Justin Miller, City Administrator, Mendota Heights
  • James Monge, Research Attorney, League of Minnesota Cities
  • Suzanne Nguyen, Councilmember, Burnsville
  • Andru Peters, Councilmember, Lake City
  • Aaron Reeves, City Clerk, Rochester
  • Donna Schmitt, Councilmember, Columbia Heights
  • Brian Scholin, Councilmember, Pine City
  • Chris Tolbert, Councilmember, St. Paul
  • Ady Wickstrom, Councilmember, Shoreview