2023 Board of Directors
The Mandan Progress Organization is led by a team of membership-elected board members. Comprised of 9 to 11 voting members, 6 to 8 at large members, 3 appointments from municipal partners, and 3 ex-officio seats. The board ensures the mission of the MPO is achieved.
Kristi Kraft (2022-2024), Pres.
American Family Insurance
Chad Bartosh (2022-2023), VP
Railway Credit Union
Jeff Erickson (2022-2023), Treas/Secretary
Security First Bank
Zac Ranisate (2022-2024)
John Bollinger (2023-2025)
Bismarck Larks and Funatix Events
Ryan Heinsohn (2023-2025)
Kelly Thomas, Park District Designee
Mandan Parks & Rec
Raymond Morell, County Designee
Morton County, Commissioner
Madison Cermak, City Designee
City of Mandan, Mayor
City of Mandan,
Erik Dietrich, Ex-Officio
Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park, Park Manager
Janelle Heinsohn, Ex-Officio
Mandan Public Schools, Community Relations Coordinator
Board of Directors will hold office for three-year staggered terms, staggered with an election of an average of two or three directors held each year.