2021 - 2022 Section Council

Governing Council

Chair
Alison Marwitz | Ecolab Corporate Development

Vice-Chair
Elise Larson | Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy

Treasurer
Brian Bell | Dorsey & Whitney LLP (Minneapolis)

Secretary
Joseph Dammel | Fresh Energy

Past Chair
Rachel Kitze Collins | Lockridge Grindal Nauen PLLP

Member
Paul Beck | Dorsey & Whitney LLP (Minneapolis)
Sam Ketchum | Kennedy & Graven Chartered
Thomas Braun | Stoel Rives LLP
Michael Cummings | Fredrikson & Byron PA (Minneapolis)
Kenneth Podpeskar | The Environmental Law Group Ltd
Lindsey Remakel | Fredrikson & Byron PA (Minneapolis)
Charles Salter | Hennepin Co Attorneys Office
Elizabeth Schmiesing | Winthrop & Weinstine PA
Jeffery Sepesi | Environmental Law and Science, PLLC
Kodi Verhalen | Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP (Minneapolis)
Amelia Vohs | Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy
Elizabeth Wefel | Flaherty & Hood PA
Sarah Lovegreen | Winthrop & Weinstine PA
Allison Mitchell | Fond Du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa

Law Student Liaison
Austin Northagen | Law Student Liaison - St. Thomas
Aaron White | Rinke Noonan Ltd | Law Student Liaison - MHSL
Kayla Billett | Law Student Liaison - MHSL
Alexandria Dolezal | Law Student Liason - UMN EELS
Kaitlin Yira | Law Student Liaison - MHSL
Michelle Furrer | Law Student Liaison - MHSL


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