Human Resources & Data Practices

This committee deals with policies on such issues as employment law, labor relations, data practices, Open Meeting Law, personnel, and pensions.

Members of the 2015 committee are:

  • Chair: Aaron Parrish, City Administrator, Forest Lake
  • Vice Chair: Debbie Dahl, HR Director, Fridley
  • Sasha Bergman, Government Relations Representative, Minneapolis
  • Erick Boder, Councilmember, Mayer
  • Richard Brainerd, Councilmember, Mahtomedi
  • Sara Carlson, Mayor, Alexandria
  • Kari Collins, Assistant to the City Manager/City Clerk, Roseville
  • Terry Dussault, Human Resource Director, Blaine
  • Laurie Elliott, Human Resources Director, Shoreview
  • Matt Freeman, Director of Outreach, St. Paul
  • Melissa Haas, Human Resources Manager, Apple Valley
  • Sue Iverson, Director of Finance and Administrative Services, Arden Hills
  • Karissa Johnson, Human Resources Administrator, Dakota County CDA
  • Irene Kao, Staff Attorney, League of Minnesota Cities
  • Katie Knutson, Government Relations, Saint Paul
  • Sherrie Le, Assistant City Manager, West St. Paul
  • Melissa Lesch, Senior Government Relations Representative, Minneapolis
  • Gregg Lindberg, Councilmember, St. Louis Park
  • Craig Mattson, City Administrator, Wyoming
  • Angie Nalezny, HR Director, St. Paul
  • Patricia Nauman, Executive Director, Metro Cities
  • Heidi Omerza, Councilmember, Ely*
  • Chelsea Petersen, Assistant City Manager, Chanhassen
  • Lori Peterson, Human Resources Manager, Eagan
  • Kim Points, Administrator/Clerk, Grant
  • Dale Powers, Councilmember, Clear Lake
  • Rhonda Pownell, Councilmember, Northfield*
  • Christian Rummelhoff, Assistant City Clerk, Minneapolis
  • Lisa Schaefer, HR Director, Edina
  • Josh Schaffer, City Records Manager, Minneapolis
  • Deb Schulz, Accountant, Newport
  • Britt See-Benes, Administrator/Clerk-Treasurer, Aurora
  • Janet Shefchik, Human Resources Manager, Inver Grove Heights
  • Perry Vetter, Assistant City Manager, Minnetonka
  • Brenda Wendlandt, Human Resources Director, Farmington

*League Board of Directors Member