Dakota 911 is headed by the Board of Directors, a 12-member board consisting of an elected official from each jurisdiction. Each Member of Dakota 911 will have one seat on the Board of Directors and is entitled to one vote. The Chair is Rosemount Mayor, Jeff Weisensel and the Vice-Chair is Dakota County Commissioner Mike Slavik.

Member

Primary Rep

Position

Alternate Rep

Position

Apple Valley

John Bergman

Council member

Clint Hooppaw

Mayor

Burnsville

Cara Schulz

Council member

Dan Gustafson

Council member

Dakota County

Mike Slavik

Commissioner

Bill Droste

Commissioner

Eagan

Mike Supina

Council member

Gary Hansen

Council member

Farmington

Nick Lien

Council member

Steve Wilson

Council member

Hastings

Jen Fox

Council member

Mary Fasbender

Mayor

Inver Grove Heights

John Murphy

Council member

TBD

Council member

Lakeville

John Bermel

Council member

Dan Wolter

Council member

Mendota Heights

Joel Paper

Council member

Stephanie Levine

Mayor

Rosemount

Jeff Weisensel

Mayor

Paul Theisen

Council member

South St. Paul

Lori Hansen

Council member

Todd Podgorski

Council member

West St. Paul

Pat Armon

Council member

Julie Eastman

Council member

The Board of Directors has many functions and duties including:

  • Provide policy leadership and approve the general policies of Dakota 911 relating to budget, finance, and legal matters;
  • Approve annual operating and capital budgets of Dakota 911;
  • Hire, discipline, terminate, and set the compensation for the Executive Director; and much more.

2023 Meeting Minutes