2020-2022 Board Elections & Appointments

2020-2022 Elections

The Minnesota ASPE Chapter will be holding elections for the 2020 - 2022 Chapter Boad.  The election will be facilitated by the Chapter's Board of Governors (the three most recent past presidents). If you have interest in running for an elected position, please convey your interest to the Board of Governors (see below for contact information).  The voting will be conducted at our May monthly meeting and technical session (May 20th, 2020) by ASPE members in attendance.  To view additional information regarding the voting process and to see more indepth descriptions of the positions please reference the ASPE Policy & Operations Manual.  This is located on the aspe.org website under Membership & Global Community > Members Only section.  Please note: You must be signed into the ASPE website to view.  Chair appointments are appointed by the Chapter President or Chapter Board, please communicate your interest the Board of Governors.

Board of Governors:

Manny Manzano: [email protected]
Past President 2016-2018
*Main Contact

John Gunderson: [email protected]
Past President 2014-2016

Al Allmon: [email protected] or (612) 567-5017
Past President 2012-2014

Candidates for 2020 - 2022 Minnesota Chapter Board:

Ryan Messmer (Incumbent)

Description: The office of President is the highest officer position in the ASPE chapter structure.  The Chapter President is the leader of the chapter and has the responsibility for providing the chapter's leadership during his/her term of office.

VP - Technical
Al Allmon

Description: The Chapter Vice President, Technical is responsible for the planning, organizing, and directing of all technical activities and events of the chapter.

VP - Legislative
Larry Justin (Incumbent)

Description: The Vice President, Legislative is responsible for planning and executing the Chapter's programs in the areas of codes and ordinances as tey relate to the Chapter's membership.  The Chapter VP Legislative works with the Society VP Legislative and liaisons with the local code-writing and regulatory organizations in any way that is beneficial to the chapter.

VP - Membership
Rich Davison (Incumbent, Assumed)

Description: The Chapter Vice President, Membership is the membership administrator of the chapter.

VP - Education
Mark Mayer

Description: The Chapter Vice President, Membership is the membership administrator of the chapter.

Brent Carlson

Description: The Chapter Treasure is the chief financial officer of the chapter.

Administrative Secretary
Licia Oligmueller (Incumbent)

Description: The Chapter Administrative Secretary is the record keeper for the chapter. The Administrative Secretary is responsible for the internal records of the chapter (i.e. records of chapter business).

Corresponding Secretary
Tyler Watson (Incumbent)

Description: The Corresponding Secretary is responsible for all intra-chapter correspondence and for communication with the Society office.


2020 - 2022 Chair Appointments

Affiliate Liasion:
Chris Taber


Newsletter Editior:

Description:  Assists the Chapter's monthly digital newsletter.  Collects monthly updates and reports from Chapter Officers for the newsletter, ensure the advertisements in the newsletters are up-to-date, emails newsletter to members and region 5 director.

AYP Liasion:

Description:  Plans and coordinates AYP (ASPE Young Professional) events for the chapter.

WOA Liasion:


Website Editor:


Social Event/Party Planner:
Grant Brekke (Incumbent, Assumed)


House Chair: 
Tom DeGenaro (?)

Description:  Facilitates with Grumpy's (or current venue) to ensure meeting space is reserved and food is available.  Receives meetings RSVPs and conducts meeting checkins and collects payments.

Tom DeGenaro (?)

Description:  Assists with maintaining and archieving the Chapter's documents in accordance to ASPE society document retention standards.