Former Mayor, George Latimer

George Latimer

Director Emeritus

George Latimer, a founder and first Chairman of District Energy St. Paul, was the Mayor of Saint Paul when District Energy St. Paul was launched as an important and innovative public-private partnership. Latimer was known for his innovative redevelopment of St. Paul’s downtown core. Latimer attended Saint Michael’s College and Columbia Law School and practiced law in Saint Paul from 1963 until he was elected mayor. Subsequently, Dean of a Law School, a HUD official and college teacher.

Leadership

Ken Smith

President and CEO

Andrew Kasid

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Michael Auger

Senior Vice President, Chief Business Officer

Mike Burns

Operations

Pam Sarne

Accounting

Steve Rambeck

Director of Business Development

Jenae Batt

Director of Marketing and Public Relations

Tom Thomalla, Jr.

Information Systems

Board of Directors

Heidi Conrad

Heidi Conrad

Chairperson
Ken Peterson

Ken Peterson

VICE-CHAIRPERSON
Beverly Jones Heydinger

Beverly Jones Heydinger

Heide Kempf-Schwarze

Eric Krause

Kelly Lange

Pat Wolf

Pat Wolf

David Ybarra

David Ybarra

Ken Smith

Ex Officio

Bill Buth

Bill Buth

Director Emeritus
George Fremder

George Fremder

Director Emeritus
Former Mayor, George Latimer

George Latimer

Director Emeritus
Robert Lowe

Robert Lowe

Director Emeritus
Barbara Lukermann

Barbara Lukermann

Director Emerita
Susan Sands

Susan Sands

Director Emerita
Bernard St. Peter

Bernard St. Peter

Director Emeritus
John Taylor

John Taylor

DIRECTOR EMERITUS