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2019 Greater Mankato Growth, Visit Mankato, City Center Partnership Board Application

Call for Applications:

Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.; Visit Mankato, LLC; and City Center Partnership, LLC are seeking applications for 2019-2021 terms on all three boards. We are piloting a central application process in which a candidate can apply for consideration on one, two, or all three boards via one application. By filling out this form and indicating your preferences, the respective nominating committee of each board can consider where you best fit. Information on each board is below:

Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. is governed by a 26 member board made up of an intentional composition of stakeholders representing the diverse mix of businesses within the marketplace. GMG’s Mission is to support and promote the economic growth and vitality of our members and the regional marketplace.

Monthly board meetings are on the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 a.m. The Nominating Committee for Greater Mankato Growth, Inc. is currently seeking applicants (Engaged Member level or higher) to fill six seats on the board (beginning March 2019 and ending February 2022), with the following sectors as possible representation:

  • Primary Economy (to include manufacturing, technology and information, communications, utilities, and/or construction)
  • Professional Services (to include accounting, legal, engineering, architectural, health care, and financial services)
  • Education (K-12 or higher education)
  • At-Large (regardless of one's business sector)


Visit Mankato, LLC is governed by an 18-member board of governors made up of a precise composition of stakeholders representing the tourism industry and marketplace. Visit Mankato's Mission is to lead the development of the visitor economy in Greater Mankato.

Monthly Board meetings are held the fourth Thursday of each month at 8:00 a.m. Eligibility requirements include alignment with an open seat, ability to meet during the regular Board meeting times, and be a member of Greater Mankato Growth. The Nominating Committee for Visit Mankato, LLC is currently seeking applicants to fill the following five (5) seats on the Board (beginning March 2019 and ending February 2022).
  • One (1) governor from the Hospitality Industry, specifically representing a hotel.
  • One (1) governor from the General Business Community (which may include, but is not limited to, financial services, retail, media and developer)
  • Two (2) governors from an organization associated with visitor attraction (which may include attractions, event center, sports/recreation associations, higher education institutions, and arts/culture)
  • One (1) governor At-Large from a business organization that has a relation to visitor services or attraction (e.g. hospitality, transportation and health care)

The City Center Partnership, LLC is governed by a 20-member board of governors committed to furthering the Partnership's goal of being a catalyst for implementation of the City Center Renaissance Plan and to support private and public investment in City Center projects, programs and initiatives that attract a greater number of customers, employees and residents to the City Center.

The Board meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:30 a.m.; board members are asked to serve on at least one committee, with most committees meeting monthly. The Nominating Committee for City Center Partnership, LLC is currently seeking applicants to fill five (5) seats on the Board (beginning March 2019 and ending February 2022).
 

Please submit application by 5 pm on December 28, 2018. 
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
Attn: Susan Jameson
3 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 100
Mankato, MN 56001
Email: sjameson@greatermankato.com

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1. Please fill out the information below: *This question is required.
2. Which Board(s) would you be interested in serving on? *This question is required.
3. Please rank them in order of interest.  *This question is required.
Space Cell Interest level
Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.
Visit Mankato, LLC
City Center Partnership, LLC
On the GMG Board, I represent (indicate which applies): *This question is required.
Which industry do you represent for the Visit Mankato Board? *This question is required.
Do you live or work in the City Center? (If Yes, check all that apply) *This question is required.
Which CCP committee(s) would you be interested in serving on? (Committee Descriptions: https://www.citycentermankato.com/ccp-committee-volunteer-copportunies/ ) *This question is required.
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 Will your schedule allow for you to be a committed Board member (see above for meeting times and other requirements)?

*This question is required.
9. Are you currently a Board member of Greater Mankato Growth, Inc.; Visit Mankato, LLC; or City Center Partnership, LLC?
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