Current Openings

At its June 27, 2019 meeting the Assembly will conduct elections for the following positions on the Minnesota State Bar Foundation Board of Directors -- The following directors have terms ending June 30, 2019:  Patrick Costello, Kevin Beck, Kelly Olmstead, and Jim Rubenstein.  All are eligible to serve an additional term. In addition, one seat is open due to a mid-year resignation.

Interested, qualified members are encouraged to apply or to encourage any eligible Association member who is interested to apply.  Submit a Qualifications and Interest Statement to Joni Fenner by Tuesday, May 28.

Elections/Appointments Committee

The Elections/Appointments Committee reviews Qualifications and Interest Statements submitted by members interested in serving on outside boards and related positions.  Through that review and short interviews, the Committee develops recommendations for the Assembly to fill positions on a variety of boards.

Positions filled through this process include:

  • MSBA Secretary (At-Large seat under Bylaw 9.2.3)
  • Three Assembly Representative on the Council (Bylaw 7.2)
  • MCLE Board
  • Minnesota State Bar Foundation Board of Directors
  • Minnesota Supreme Court Boards:
    • Bar Admissions Advisory Council (3 seats)
    • Client Security Board (3 seats)
    • Lawyers Trust Account Board (3 seats)
    • Lawyers Professional Responsibility Board (6 seats)
    • Legal Services Advisory Committee (4 seats)
    • Board of Continuing Legal Education (6 seats)
    • Board of Legal Certification (3 seats)
  • Legal Services Boards:
    • Anishinabe Legal Services
    • Central Minnesota Legal Services
    • Southern Minnesota Legal Services
  • MSBA Delegates to the ABA
Chair:  Britt Ackerman
Staff Liaison:  Athena Hollins