Directors & Advisors

The Byway Association is driven by a group of volunteer board members that work closely with a variety of partners in the area. Please Contact Us if you are interested in the board.

Association Board

  • Jim Bergquist
  • Peggy Fowler, Vice Chair
  • Roger Hoplin
  • Cindy Mercer-Nelson, Chair
  • Rod Nelson
  • Carol Ottoson, Treasurer
  • Andrew Rudlang, Secretary
  • Lynn Scharenbroich, Director Emeritus
  • Keith Simar

USACE REPRESENTATIVES:
Jason Hauser
Corrine Hodapp

Advisors:
Judd Brink, Birds of the Byway
Nicole Lalum, Explore Minnesota Tourism
Mary Plein, JM Plein Consulting
Holly Slagle, MN-DOT
Bill Brekken, Crow Wing County Commissioner