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Minnesota Legislature

Council Members

Per Minnesota Statutes 15A.0825, the Legislative Salary Council consists of 16 members: one person, who is not a judge, from each congressional district, appointed by the chief justice of the Supreme Court; and one person from each congressional district, appointed by the governor. One-half of the members appointed by the governor and one-half of the members appointed by the chief justice must belong to the political party that has the most members in the legislature. The remaining half must belong to a political party that has the second most members in the legislature.

Members

Term Expires

Appointed By

Congressional District

Joseph Boyle January 15, 2023 Governor Eighth District
Diana Burlison January 15, 2023 Chief Justice Sixth District
William P. Donohue January 15, 2023 Chief Justice Fourth District
Gregory R. Fox January 15, 2023 Chief Justice Eighth District
Patrice Hannan January 15, 2021 Governor Fifth District
James Joy January 15, 2021 Chief Justice Seventh District
Charles J. McElroy January 15, 2021 Chief Justice Fifth District
Dr. David Metzen January 15, 2023 Governor Second District
Gloria S. Myre January 15, 2023 Chief Justice Second District
Deborah Olson January 15, 2021 Chief Justice Third District
Sherrie Pugh January 15, 2021 Governor Third District
Dr. Thomas Stinson January 15, 2023 Governor Fourth District
Randy Twistol January 15, 2021 Governor Seventh District
Marsha VanDenburgh January 15, 2023 Governor Sixth District
Kenneth A. Wilmes January 15, 2021 Chief Justice First District
Laura Witty January 15, 2021 Governor First District