STATE OF MINNESOTA FORTY-SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION
EDUCATION FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Jenifer Loon, Chair of the Education Finance Committee, began the meeting at 1:05 P.M. on March 16th, 2016, in Room 5 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
LOON, Jenifer, Chair FENTON, Kelly
KRESHA, Ron, Vice Chair HERTAUS, Jerry
MURPHY, Mary, DFL Lead MARQUART, Paul
ANDERSON, Paul MULLERY, Joe
ANZELC, Tom NEWTON, Jerry
BENNETT, Peggy NORNES, Bud
CHRISTENSEN, Drew PETERSON, Roz
DAVNIE, Jim QUAM, Duane
DETTMER, Bob SELCER, Yvonne
Representative Tim Kelly
Muneer Karcher-Ramos, Director of St Paul Promise Neighborhood (SPPN)
Carneada Milton, Benjamin E. Mays IB World School and SPPN Parent Leader
Sinying Lee, Jackson Elementary School Parent and SPPN Parent Leader
Damone Presley, Director of Visions for Living Life Change is Possible
Tom Wicks, Administrator, Central Minnesota Boys and Girls Club
Representative Loon officially called the meeting to order at 1:22 P.M. A quorum was present.
Representative Newton moved the minutes of March 15th, 2016 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
Zach Pruitt, Executive Director, Northfield Promise
Maelynn Rosas, Northfield Healthy Community Initiative
Charley Nelson, Executive Director, Every Hand Joined, Red Wing
Jeremy Sorenson, Principal, Sunnyside Elementary, Red Wing Public Schools
Sondra Samuels, Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ) President and CEO
Amy Suchie, NAZ Parent Advisory Board
Shannon Brown, NAZ Parent and NAZ Parent Advisory Board Member
LaToya Surratt, NAZ Parent and Family Coach
Lee Friedman, Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis (JFCS)
Kristi Murray, Parent Child Home Program, JFCS
The Education Finance Committee was adjourned at 2:30 P.M.
Representative Jenifer Loon, Chair
Dorene Kainz, Committee Legislative Assistant