Present: Patrick Rodning, Deb Burger, Lisa Hobday, Lynda Klersy, Pat Marcus, Tim Headlee, Molly Kennedy, Matt Stenger, Chuck Hottinger, Amanda Mathiowetz, those attending via VIDYO Kristine Wahlberg, Tonia Yates, and Stephanie Juhl

1. Introductions

2. Review previous meeting minutes – 6/26/2014

3. Management Updates (Staffing, Special Projects or other relevant items)

Present: Matt Stenger, Amanda Mathiowetz, Lisa Hobday, Scott Grefe, John Knobbe, Pat Marcus, Gus Grau, Deb Burger, Kristine Wahlberg, Marlene Schnichels, Tonia Yates, Diane Andrews, Pat Rodning, Chris Schiffer, Lynda Klersy

1. Introductions

2. Review previous meeting minutes – 3/20/2014

• No corrections to be made.

Management Update

1. CARE St. Peter – Patrick Rodning or designee • There is a new LEDC Supervisory that is not yet fulltime but will be soon.

Present: Chuck Carlson, Matt Stenger, Molly Kennedy, John Knobbe, Amanda Mathiowetz (recorder), Marlowe Grau, Marlene Schnichels, Kristine Wahlberg, Douglas Panser, Lisa Costello, Brenda Waltz, Pat Marcus, Gus Grau

1. Nurses Station Window: There is a need for a barrier at the window. Management stated to go ahead with it. There will likely be a redesign for some sites.

AFSCME: Andrew Jones, Molly Kennedy, Chuck Carlson, Joann Holton, Sam Arneson, John Knobbe, and Deb Burger

Management: Terri Stratton, Karen Jones, Laina Carlson, and Suzie Brusoe

1. Poor Patio Lighting The local is concerned about the lighting on the patio. When staff is supervising clients after dark, it is very difficult to see. Karen stated they are waiting to get approval from Bill Olson to address this issue. Action Item

PRESENT: For AFSCME: Andrew Jones, Molly Kennedy, Chuck Carlson, Scott Grefe, Kevin Graves, Sam Arneson, John Knobbe and Deb Burger

For Management: Terri Stratton, Kristine Lancaster, Todd Johnston, Janette Q.


1. How is the hiring process going? Management has completed interviews, and will be filling one .8 position, and one intermittent as well.

Labor: Andrew Jones, Molly Kennedy, Chuck Carlson, Scott Grefe, and Sam Arneson
Management: Linda Miller, Todd Johnston, Kristine Lancaster

Labor items

In attendance: John Knobbe, Kevin Graves, Sam Arneson, Paula Skaalrud (via ITV), Brian Teuber, Janet Quizland (RN), Linda Miller

1. At the safety committee we would like to have AFSCME reps from the appropriate bargaining units at the committee meetings. – This is a meeting that has been happening in conjunction with the staff meeting. It is now being broken down to it’s own meeting. AFSCME has asked that Deb Burger be allowed to attend these with Sam Arneson as the backup. Brian agreed to make sure the minutes are posted for everyone.

Present: Kevin Graves, Chuck Carlson, Ann Sullivan (Recorder), Molly Kennedy, Scott Grefe, John Knobbe, Sam Arneson, Bonnie Sack, Paula Skaalrud (phone), Deb Berger, Linda Miller