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.


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​

November 12, 9:30 am

Recording of Meeting

Advisory Committee 11-12-2020 Meeting Agenda and Materials​

December 10, 1:30 pm

Recording of Meeting​

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

January 13, 9:30 am

Recording of Meeting Part 1

Recording of Meeting Part 2​

Advisory Committee 1-13-2021 Agenda and Materials​

Feb 17, 9:30 am

Recording of Meeting​

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

Additional Info on Background Checks​

March 15, 1:30

March 2021 Advisory Committee Materials​
Recording of Meeting​

Ap​ril 7, 9:30 am

Recording of Meeting​

4-7-21 Advisory Committee Meeting Materials​

Background on Psych Evaluations​


May 12 9:30 am

June 10, 9:30 -12:30

July 15, 9:30 – 12:30

August 12, 9:30 – 12:30

September 9  1 -4 pm

October 7  1-4 pm

November 18 1-4 pm

December 9 1-4  pm​