Minnesota Commissioners
MN-Commissioner Paul T. Anderson

Paul T. Anderson

Minnesota Legislature
State Senator; Chair, Higher Education Finance and Policy
2/7/2019 to 12/31/2020
MN-Commissioner Connie Bernardy

Connie Bernardy

Minnesota Legislature
State Representative; Chair, Higher Education Finance and Policy Division
2/1/2019 to 1/5/2021

Karen Hanson

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Executive Vice President and Provost
Term: 3/25/2017 to 1/4/2021

Devinder Malhotra

Minnesota State
Term: 10/5/2017 to 1/4/2021
MN-Commissioner Dennis Olson

Dennis Olson

Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Term: 4/30/2019 to 1/2/2023; Serves at the Pleasure of the Governor
Minnesota Commissioner Alternates

Lyndon R. Carlson

Minnesota State Legislature
State Representative; DFL-Lead, Ways and Means Committee
Term: 5/5/2015

Paul Cerkvenik

Minnesota Private College Council
Term: 12/8/2014
Member state since April 26, 1990
Environmental Sustainability Committee
Suzanne Hansen Macalester College Minnesota
Shane Stennes University of Minnesota Minnesota
M-SARA Regional Steering Committee
Robin Hemenway Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Minnesota
Betsy Talbot Minnesota Office of Higher Education Minnesota
Midwest Student Exchange Program Council
Meghan Flores Minnesota Office of Higher Education Minnesota
Multi-State Collaborative on Military Credit Steering Committee
Gina Sobania Minnesota State Minnesota
Open Educational Resources Advisory Committee
Megan FitzGibbon Minnesota Office of Higher Education Minnesota
Review Panel for State Policy and Performance Data
Meredith Fergus Minnesota Office of Higher Education Minnesota
Risk Management Committee
Keswic Joiner Minnesota State Minnesota
Susan Palmer College of Saint Benedict Minnesota
Technologies Committee
Ross Berndt Minnesota State Minnesota
Jason Davis University of Minnesota Duluth Minnesota
Jennell Flodquist Minnesota State Minnesota
Bernard Gulachek University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minnesota
Ramon Padilla Minnesota State Minnesota