Les was a Founding Member of CMMA, having served as President of the Board since 2008. He also serves on the Workforce Committee. Les is the President of Engel Metallurgical, Ltd. located in Sauk Rapids, MN
Tim was a Founding Member of CMMA, having served on the Board since 2008. He serves as Chair of the Workforce Committee. Tim is a Workforce Development Adviser at Central MN Jobs & Training Services, Inc. located in Monticello, MN.
Steve was elected to the CMMA board in 2012, and serves on both the Programs and Golf Committees. Steve is a proactive CPA with over 17 years of experience with a strong concentration in manufacturing. He is a Partner at BerganKDV located in St. Cloud, MN.
Angie was elected to the CMMA board of directors in 2019.Angie is the Director of Community Relations at Rotochopper, Inc. in St. Martin, MN.
“It is exciting to work with an organization, such as CMMA, that emphasizes the importance of creating interest in manufacturing careers in central Minnesota among the youth in our community. Whether you love to weld or want to be the CEO, manufacturing offers many exciting and fast paced career opportunities, and being a part of CMMA is an additional opportunity to bring this message to our future manufacturers.”
Della Ludwig is a Workforce Strategy Consultant with MN’s Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) for the 13-county region of central MN. She is a SCSU graduate, and earned a Master’s degree in Management from St. Scholastica. She has extensive human resources and recruiting experience in several industries, including healthcare and manufacturing. In her current role with DEED, she connects key stakeholders to workforce development resources and supports businesses in developing strategic workforce solutions.
Sandy Kashmark started her career as TSMA Administrative Assistant in 1991, not long after receiving a business degree from Minnesota State University Moorhead. She has served as Executive Director since 1995. The office changed to a new business model with the launch of Midwest Manufacturers Association in 2001. MMA, the "central office," now serves AMFA, CMMA and TSMA, with Kashmark at the helm.