Thursday, June 18th the Minneapolis St Paul Chapter held a virtual volunteer event for Love for the Elderly. 50 beautiful letters and cards were written and mailed to LFTE where they will be shared with the elderly in over 60 countries on 6 continents. To learn more visit www.lovefortheelderly.org
Congratulations to Sandy Beckel on 25 years with SDA. Sandy has played an instrumental role with the chapter over the past 25 years by holding every position on the Board of Directors multiple times, committee positions over the years including Programs, Membership and Business Partners. On the National level Sandy has contributed on the Convention Committee, Membership Committee and served as Central Regional Director. Sandy has also been the chapter recipient of the Star
Congratulations to MJ Whalen, this year's recipient of the Star Award for the Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter. MJ has been instrumental to our chapter helping with Canstruction, President of our Chapter in 2019. orchestrated a fundraising campaign in 2019 and is always available to help, has wonderful input and ideas and is just plain fun to be around.
Congratulations to the Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter for celebrating its 55th Anniversary. Organized in 1965 the chapter has been committed to furthering Excellence in Design Firm Management in both the SDA and the A/E/C community. The chapter has consistently produced excellent education resources through seminars, white papers and other materials and encourages its members to serve not only the chapter but SDA as a whole with a number of its members serving on committees and
Marie Tomala was elected to the position of President-Elect on the National Executive Committee 2020-2021 for the Society of Design Administration (SDA) during last Saturday's annual business meeting. This meeting was originally planned to take place during SDA's national conference (EDSymposium), but was held virtually due to COVID19. Marie has served in a variety of roles in SDA, including President of the Minneapolis/St. Paul Chapter and as Secretary and Vice President at