2018 Conference Highlights

Mark your calendars for the next conference at the Willmar Conference Center, April 24-26, 2019.


2018 Conference Presentations will be available in the future.

Award Winners

Individual Awards

Academic Scholarship – Pasindu Dilmin Perera (MSU-M)

Outstanding Service Award – Mayor Ardell Brede

 (L/R): Ardell Brede (Recipient – Rochester Mayor) with John Reed (Rochester Airport CEO).

Governor’s Award – Milaca Municipal Airport

(L/R): Tammy Pfaff (Milaca City Manager) and John Oldenburg (Milaca Airport Manager).

Project(s) of the Year

Intermediate General Aviation Airport – Mora Municipal Airport

Turf Crosswind Runway 11/29

Sponsor: City of Mora
Consultant: SEH, Inc.
Contractor: Northern Lines Contracting, Inc.

(L/R): Lindsay Reidt (SEH), Karla Kastenbauer (Mora Airport Advisory Board), Nick Stafford (Chair Mora Airport Advisory Bard), Joe Kohlgraf (Public Works Director – Mora)

Commercial Service Airports – Minneapolis- St. Paul International Airport

Terminal 1-Lindbergh Landside Expansion

Sponsor: Metropolitan Airports Commission
Consultant: Kimley-Horn & Associates, Michaud Cooley Erickson, SRF Consulting Group, Miller Dunwiddie Architecture, Meyer Borgman Johnson, and Kraus-Anderson Construction
Contractor: Lunda Construction Company, Knutson Construction Services, and  Ames Construction

(L/R):  Jarrod Nelson (Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.), Pat Mosites (Metropolitan Airports Commission), Matt Beyer (Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.) and Joel Stromgren (Miller Dunwiddie Architecture)