Beyond the degrees and the on-the-job experiences, I've undertaken a lot of professional development activities in my career, including

  • Completed the 30-Hour Rule 114 Civil Mediation Skills Training and am a qualified neutral under Rule 114 of the Minnesota General Rules of Practice
  • Mini-MBA seminars at the University of St. Thomas
  • Performance Management and Outcomes Assessment courses through Hamline University
  • Economic Development courses and certification through the National Development Corporation
  • One-day seminars in various settings on topics such as innovation in government, budgeting, public sector communications, etc.