Technical Advisory Committee

The Mankato/North Mankato Area Planning Organization Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) is made up of individuals who serve as an advisory body to the MAPO Policy Board for transportation issues, primarily technical in nature. The TAC oversees MAPO technical work and develops recommendations on projects and programs for Policy Board consideration. Composition of the TAC does change, but it is typically composed of staff-level representatives of local and state transportation agencies and stakeholders. Designation of a TAC member is a prerogative of the respective MAPO partner agency. The current MAPO TAC is comprised of:

  • Counties
    • Blue Earth County Engineer – Ryan Thilges
    • Nicollet County Engineer – Seth Greenwood
  • Cities
    • City of Eagle Lake Administrator – Jennifer Bromeland
    • City of Mankato City Engineer- Jeff Johnson
    • City of Mankato Community Development Director – Paul Vogel
    • City of North Mankato Community Development Director- Michael Fischer
    • City of North Mankato City Engineer – Dan Sarff
    • City of Skyline – Paige Attarian
  • Townships
    • Belgrade Township – Craig Smith
    • Leray Township – Curt Kloss
    • Lime Township – Karl Friedrichs
    • Mankato Township – Ed Pankratz
    • South Bend Township – Leroy McClelland
  • Mankato Area Public Schools (ISD #77) – Scott Hogen
  • Minnesota Department of Transportation District 7 – Ronda Allis
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato – Paul Corcoran & David Cowan
  • Region Nine Development Commission – Shawn Schloesser
  • Mankato Transit System – Craig Rempp

Technical Advisory Committee Bylaws 2020 update