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: Kate Ferguson, Duluth Seaway Port Authority
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.
ET Golf Social. Annual fundraiser to benefit AMFA Educational Trust. The 2018 event was held at Giant's Ridge on June 19.
Chairperson: Todd Hanson, Productivity, Inc.
ET Beer Social. Annual fundraiser to benefit AMFA Educational Trust. The 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, W.C. Gundersen & Associates
Training Committee. Coordinate training opportunities that provide value to manufacturing members.
Chairperson: Dan Larson, HydroSolutions of Duluth