Thursday, August 8 – The King’s Dining Room

6:30 – 7:00 PM: ACDA-MN Social Hour

7:00 – 8:00 PM: Banquet Dinner

8:00 – 9:00 PM: Award & Recognition Program

(Business casual attire recommended)

Sponsored By

JW Pepper – Minnesota


(LR)  Mary Fadden, Joan Lundell, Michelle Gribbon, Polly Reikowski, Sue Doering, Sue Ellingsen, Michael Ellingsen

The cost of the award banquet is included in your registration fee.  Student members and per-day registrants may add the banquet cost ($20) to your registration shopping cart.  State President Diane Heaney is planning a commemorative program that will celebrate our community by presenting our annual ACE Awards to community advocates, and express our gratitude and thanks to outgoing ACDA-MN leadership.

A menu prepared by the award winning St. Olaf Bon APPETIT will include:

  • Tossed greens with dressing

  • Lemon roasted chicken with puttanesca sauce

  • Quinoa and dried fruit stuffed bell pepper with parsillade

  • Roasted baby potatoes with rosemary and lemon

  • Roasted seasonal vegetables with olive oil and fresh herbs

  • Fresh baked dinner roll and butter

  • Creamy bittersweet chocolate cake (gluten free)

  • Choice of beverage

Outgoing State Leadership

Susan Zemin

Vice President

Jeff Dahl

Metro West District Chair

Jerome Upton

Northeast District Chair

Seana Graber

Southwest District Chair

Bradley Miller

R&R Chair for Youth and Student Activities

Marie Scholtz

R&R Chair for Children’s Choirs

Timothy Sawyer

R&R Chair for Community Choirs

Robin Hughes

R&R Chair for Repertoire Specific Choirs

Erynn Millard

R&R Chair for Contemporary Commercial Choirs

Carole Whitney

R&R Chair for Ethnic Music Choirs