Board of Directors

MPTA is governed by a board of directors, elected at an annual meeting by members of the organization. The board generally meets on the last Thursday of each month. Members of the Board serve concurrently as officers of MPTA. Members include President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer. Officers serve terms of two years with elections held at an annual meeting on odd numbered years.

Ryan Daniel - President
St. Cloud Metro Bus
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Luther Wynder - Vice President
Minnesota Valley Transit Authority
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Randy Jahnke - Director
Wadena County Transit
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Kayla Sullivan - Secretary
Transit Alternatives
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Maria Mancilla-Diaz - Director
SouthWest Transit
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Nick Lemmer - Treasurer
Rochester Public Transit
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Alan Herrmann - Director
SmartLink Transit
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Mike Klauda - Associate
North Central Bus Sales
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Nick Leske - Director
United Community Action Partnership
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Rod Fournier - Director
Duluth Transit Authority
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Ted Nelson - Director
Prairie Five RIDES
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Brandon Nurmi - Director
Arrowhead Transit
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Jeremy Monahan - Director
Prairie Lakes Transit
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