• AMFA Committees

  • AMFA members are encouraged to serve on one or more of the working committee listed below. To the extent possible, committee meetings are held via conference call with follow-up communication via email to minimize the time commitment for our members. 

    Program Committee.  Coordinate topics/speakers and plant tours for AMFA monthly meetings. 

    Chair: Mary Brandt, Advanced Minnesota

    Marketing/Membership Committee.  Increase brand recognition, promote to nonmembers, and gauge satisfaction of current members. 

    Chairperson: Open

    Government Affairs Committee.  Provide a legislative voice for manufacturers in the region.  Click here to view the 2018 AMFA Legislative Priorities. 

    Chairperson: Jeff Borling, Great River Energy

    Education Partnership.  Enhance relationships between K-12 schools and manufacturers.

    Chairperson: Jim Schwarzbauer, Duluth Public Schools

    ET Golf Social.  Annual fundraiser to benefit AMFA Educational Trust.  The 2018 event is scheduled at Giant's Ridge on June 19.

    Chairperson: Todd Hanson, Productivity, Inc.

    ET Beer Social.  Annual fundraiser to benefit AMFA Educational Trust.  2018 event was held on March 15. 

    Chairperson: Ian Vincent, APEX

    ET Grant Review Committee.  Review all grant applications and recommend funding. 

    Chairperson: Bill Gundersen, Retired

    Training Committee.  Coordinate training opportunities that provide value to manufacturing members. 

    Chairperson: Dan Larson, HydroSolutions of Duluth