Board of Directors

Board of Directors

AURI is governed by a board of directors made up of representatives of the state’s commodity groups, agribusiness and members of the Minnesota House and Senate agriculture committees. Meetings of the board are open to the public.

Upcoming AURI Board Meetings

July 2017 Board of Directors meeting

Taking place on July 20, 2017

Board of Directors meeting July 20-21, 2017 Location TBD

September 2017 Board of Directors meeting

Taking place on September 21, 2017

Board of Directors meeting September 21, 2017 Location TBD

See all AURI Board Meetings.

Board of Directors

Brandli, Art — Secretary-Treasurer

Minnesota Wheat Research & Promotion Council

Draheim, Sen. Rich

Minnesota Senate

Gilbertson, John — Vice Chair

Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation


Hasnedl, Jerry

Minnesota Farmers Union

Johnson, Larry


Debra Kiel

Kiel, Rep. Debra

Minnesota House of Representatives

Obermoller, Ron — Chair

Minnesota Soybean Research & Promotion Council

Schafer, John

Minnesota Beef Council

Zullo, Jill