STATE OF MINNESOTA SIXTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES NINETY-FIRST SESSION
HIGHER EDUCATION FINANCE AND POLICY DIVISION
Representative Bernardy, Chair of the Higher Education Finance & Policy Division, called the meeting to order at 2:35 P.M. on January 30, 2019, in Room 10 of the State Office Building. A quorum was present.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
BERNARDY, Connie (Chair)
PRYOR, Laurie (Vice-Chair)
NORNES, Bud (Minority Lead)
Representative Wolgamott moved that the minutes of January 29, 2019 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.
The Minnesota Council on Latino Affairs gave a presentation of the organization and current challenges facing students.
-Violeta Hernandez Espinosa, Legislative & Policy Liaison
-Anthony Villagrana, Student
-Stephanie Flores Ortiz, Student
Lead MN gave a presentation of the organization mission, vision, goals, and challenges.
-Frankie Beccera, President of Lead
-Dillon Forcier, Treasurer of Lead
-Julia Yates, Student
The University of Minnesoa gave a presentation of effects of the federal government shutdown on the University.
-Chris Cramer, Vice President of Research
-Mike Volna, Associate Vice President of Finance and Assistant CFO
-Nate Peterson, Associate Director or One Stop Student Services
The meeting was adjourned at 3:57 P.M.
Representative Bernardy, Chair
Adeline Miller, Committee Legislative Assistant