Newly Certified City Clerks

Encouraging professional development is one way cities can support their employees in providing excellence in governance and service delivery to residents. Congratulations to the following city clerks for achieving the designation of:

  • Minnesota Certified Municipal Clerk (MCMC), reflecting completion of extensive education programs and complete pertinent experience in a municipality.
  • Minnesota Master Municipal Clerk (MMMC), reaffirmation of the Minnesota Clerks and Finance Officers Association Code of Ethics, and completion of extensive education and experience in a municipality. Must hold the MCMC designation to qualify for MMMC.
  • Certified Municipal Clerk (CMC), for additional work above the MCMC, the International Institute of Municipal Clerks grants this internationally recognized title.
  • Master Municipal Clerk (MMC), demonstrating preparation to perform more complex municipal duties after completing an extensive and rigorous educational component, and professional and social contribution components.


  • Lisa Acker, Red Wing
  • Jane Blank, Beaver Creek
  • Sandra Bluntach, Coleraine
  • Susan Brickweg, Watson
  • Kerry Burri, Monticello
  • Andrew Carlson, Cokato
  • Sandra Hennen, Echo
  • Karissa Henning, Isanti
  • Roxanne Howard, Maple Lake
  • Claire Huisman, Ely
  • Jodi Knaus, Town of White
  • Erin Konkel, Spring Grove
  • Kristi Kvaal, Dawson
  • Nancy Malecha, Pequot Lakes
  • Theresa Martinson, Cook
  • Margaret McCallum, Montrose
  • Megan Nelson, East Grand Forks
  • Thomas Schmitz, Browns Valley
  • Christina Serres, Crystal
  • Annita Smythe, Cokato
  • Vicky Sons-Eiden, Carver
  • Amy Theis, Fisher
  • Mary Tomnitz, Taylors Falls
  • Margaret Webb, Greenfield
  • Denise Webster, Ham Lake
  • Krista Weigel, Kasson


  • Terri Boese, Dassel
  • Daniel Buchholtz, Spring Lake Park
  • Jill Clark, Mountain Iron
  • Chantal Doriott, West St. Paul
  • Thomas Ferber, Bloomington
  • Sharon Knutson, Brooklyn Center
  • Michele Lindau, Hugo
  • Kristine Luedke, Golden Valley
  • Lynette Peterson, Marine on St. Croix
  • Nancy Zaworski, Kasson


  • Terri Boese, Dassel
  • Chantel Doriott, West St. Paul
  • Trudie Guptill, New London
  • Karissa Henning, Isanti
  • Michele Lindau, Hugo
  • Annita Smythe, Cokato


  • Audra Etzel, Rockford