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Central Office contacts

Mark Gieseke

Director, Office of Transportation System Management
Mark.Gieseke@state.mn.us
651-366-3770

Brian Gage

Program Director, Programming and Performance Management
Brian.Gage@state.mn.us
651-366-3748

Sheila Kauppi

Program Director, Planning and Data Analysis
Sheila.Kauppi@state.mn.us
651-366-3794

(Mobility through 2017)

Patrick Weidemann

Program Director, Capital Planning
Pat.Weidemann@state.mn.us
651-366-3758

Deanna Belden

Director, Performance, Risk, and Investment Analysis
Deanna.Belden@state.mn.us
651-366-3734

Philip Schaffner

Project Selection Process Manager
Philip.Schaffner@state.mn.us
651-366-3743

(Mobility through 2018)

Sue Thompson

Manager, Program Financing and Reporting
Susan.K.Thompson@state.mn.us
651-366-3785

Trang Chu

Director, Capital Programming
Trang.Chu@state.mn.us
651-366-3782

Brad Utecht

Director, Investment Planning
Bradley.Utecht@state.mn.us
651-366-4835

Katie Caskey

Director, Policy Planning
Kathryn.Caskey@state.mn.us
651-366-3901

(Mobility through 2018)

District contacts

Bryan Anderson

District 1 Planning Director
Bryan.Anderson@state.mn.us
218-725-2794

Darren Laesch

District 2 Planning Director
Darren.Laesch@state.mn.us
218-755-6554

Steve Voss

District 3 Planning Director
Steve.Voss@state.mn.us
218-828-5779

Mary Safgren

District 4 Planning Director
Mary.Safgren@state.mn.us
218-846-7987

Ronda Allis

District 6 Planning Director
Ronda.allis@state.mn.us
507-286-7552

Lisa Bigham

District 7 Planning Director
Lisa.Bigham@state.mn.us
507-304-6195

Lindsey Bruer

District 8 Planning Director
Lindsey.Bruer@state.mn.us
320-214-6333

Brian Isaacson

Metro District Planning Director
Brian.Isaacson@state.mn.us
651-234-7783