Advisory Committee on POST Board Rules Overhaul

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​As part of the Board’s planned overhaul of the rules governing the licensure and standards of peace officers (Minnesota Rules Chapter 6700), the Board appointed an Advisory Committee to provide input on the possible rule amendments. Information about the Advisory Committee’s role is contained in the Charter.

Advisory Committtee members are:

David Bicking                               Bill Bolt                                         Elliot Butay

Jean Cemensky                           Gwen Degroff-Gunter                   Vincent Do

Sara Edel                                     Craig Enevoldsen                         Mark Fahning

Michelle Gross                             Elisabeth Lee                               Bryan Litsey

Pat Nelson                                   Theresa Paulson                          Jack Serier                                    

Raj Sethuraju                               Steven Soyka                              Tracy Stille                                   

Aaron Suomala-Fokerds              Sherisse Truesdale


Questions? Contact Rebecca Gaspard, Rules and Legislative Coordinator, at


Meeting materials and agendas for the upcoming meetings are posted here as soon as available and prior to the meeting. Minutes are not available until approved at the following board meeting.


NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 emergency declared by Governor Walz, until further notice, Board Meetings will be held online. Minnesota Statutes, Section 13D.021 requires a public body to make a determination that an in-person meeting is "not practical or prudent because of a health pandemic or an emergency declared under chapter 12." At this time, the governor has declared an emergency under Minnesota Statutes, Ch. 12.

Upcoming Meeting Dates for 2021:

October 7  1-4 pm

November 18 1-4 pm

December 9 1-4  pm​

September 27, 2021 from 9:00am - 11:30am

Advisory Committee Meeting​

Agenda and Materials​

Link to Attend Meeting on 9-27 at 9:00am

September 9, 2021 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Advisory Committee on Post Board Rules Overhaul

Agenda and Materials​​​

Additional Meeting Materials

Link to Attend Meeting on 9-9 from 1pm - 4pm

Technological problems caused this meeting to close within 20 minutes. The meeting can be viewed at the link, but no sound was recorded.

August 12, 2021 9:30 – 12:30

Agenda and Materials​

Approved Meeting Minutes​

Link to Meeting Recording​


July 15, 2021 9:30 – 12:30​

Agenda and Materials​

Link to Livestream of the Meeting​

Approved Meeting Minutes​

June 10, 2021  9:30 -12:30

Meeting Agenda and Materials

Link to Meeting Recording​

Approved Meeting Minutes​

May 12, 2021 9:30 am

Agenda and Materials​

Meeting recording​

Meeting Minutes

Ap​ril 7, 2021 9:30 am

4-7-21 Advisory Committee Meeting Materials​

Background on Psych Evaluations​

Recording of Meeting​

Meeting Minutes​

March 15, 2021 1:30

March 2021 Advisory Committee Materials​

Recording of Meeting​

Approved Meeting Minutes​

February 17, 2021 9:30 am

Advisory Committee 2-17-21 Meeting Agenda and Attachments​​

Additional Info on Background Checks​

Recording of Meeting​

Approved Meeting Minutes

December 10, 2020 1:30 pm

Advisory Committee 12-10-20 Meeting Agenda and Attachements​

Recording of Meeting​

Approved ​Meeting Minutes​

October 13, 2020, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Recording of Meeting

Advisory Committee 10-13-2020 Meeting Agenda​

Advisory Committee 10-13-2020 Meeting Minutes​