Elections/Appointments



Current Openings

At its June 22, 2020 meeting, the Assembly will conduct elections for the following positions:

  • MN State Bar Foundation Board– 6 open positions
    Landon Ascheman, Gregor Calhan, Kellen Fish, Susan King, Angela Lutz-Amann and Randi Roth have terms expiring on June 30, 2020.  All six representatives are eligible to serve an additional 3-year term. 
  • MSBA Delegates to the ABA – 4 open positions
    Daniel Cragg, Fred Finch, Eric Larson and Judge Cara Lee Neville have terms expiring on August 30, 2020. All four delegates are eligible to serve an additional 3-year term.
  • Minnesota Continuing Legal Education Board
  • Client Security Board – 1 open position
  • Legal Services Advisory Committee – 2 open positions
  • Central MN Legal Services Board – 2 open positions

Interested, qualified members are encouraged to apply or to encourage any eligible Association member who is interested to apply. Please submit a Qualifications and Interest Statement to Ariana Guerra by Friday, June 5, 2020.



Elections/Appointments Committee

The Elections/Appointments Committee reviews Qualifications and Interest Statements submitted by members interested in serving on outside boards and related positions.  Through that review and short interviews, the Committee develops recommendations for the Assembly to fill positions on a variety of boards.



Positions filled through this process include:


  • MSBA Secretary (At-Large seat under Bylaw 9.2.3)
  • Three Assembly Representative on the Council (Bylaw 7.2)
  • MCLE Board
  • Minnesota State Bar Foundation Board of Directors
  • Minnesota Supreme Court Boards:
    • Bar Admissions Advisory Council (3 seats)
    • Client Security Board (3 seats)
    • Lawyers Professional Responsibility Board (6 seats)
    • Legal Services Advisory Committee (4 seats)
    • Board of Continuing Legal Education (6 seats)
    • Board of Legal Certification (3 seats)
  • Legal Services Boards:
    • Anishinabe Legal Services
    • Central Minnesota Legal Services
    • Southern Minnesota Legal Services
  • MSBA Delegates to the ABA
 
Chair:  Britt Ackerman
Staff Liaison:  Athena Hollins