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This is the official website of the Minnesota Section of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers headquartered in St. Joseph Michigan.

“For more than a century, ASABE has been the professional home of engineers and others worldwide who endeavor to find sustainable solutions for an ever-growing population. A member-driven technical and educational organization, ASABE?is?its members: a strong, closely woven network of experts who share the vision of?Engineering for a Sustainable Tomorrow.”? (ASABE Website)

Our Minnesota Section, now 209 members strong, was formed to help our local members network with each other, promote an engineering profession in Minnesota that is having a significant impact on the very real issues facing our planet and connect job seekers with employers having open positions.

We elected our officers for the 2019-2020 biennium at the March 1, 2019 Minnesota Section meeting.? Officers are:
Co-chairs: Jessica Olson jclolson@gmail.com and Christine Warford Christine.Warford@wsp.com
Treasurer: Aaron Peter aaron.peter@state.mn.us
Secretary/Webmaster: David Schmidt schmi071@umn.edu
Vice-chairs for Programs: Sonia Maasel Jacobsen smmjacobsen@comcast.net and Mark Otteson markw.otteson@gmail.com
Agrineer Editor: Jenny Soltys jasoltys@yahoo.com

Note: These positions are voluntary 2 year terms and we need membership to volunteer to serve. The next election is Fall 2021. Think about it!

For those that care, here is our bylaws as adopted in 2011.

News and Events

If you are looking for what we are planning to do . . . and what we have done, you are in the right place!!


Events and News of the Recent Past


Fall 2019 Capital Region Watershed Tour Photos



MN Section does not currently update this careers page. Best to go directly to? the National ASABE Career Center for this information.