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MCIT Board Selects Its 2015 Leadership

February 11, 2015

Scott Sanders Felix Schmiesing Graylen Carlson The MCIT Board of Directors held its organizational meeting Jan. 9. The first order of business was the election of officers. The most tenured members of the board were re-elected to fill the positions of chair, vice chair and secretary-treasurer. Scott Sanders, Watonwan County Commissioner, was re-elected chair on …

2014 MCIT Annual Meeting Reflects on First 35 Years

January 13, 2015

The MCIT Annual Meeting again gave members the chance to share in the success of the organization. With the backdrop of 1979 pop culture and notable events, members and staff considered the environment that gave birth to public risk sharing pools. Jimmy Carter was president, the federal debt was $829.5 billion, a first class stamp …

2014 MCIT Award Winners Recognized

January 13, 2015

Preventing and mitigating losses is important to the overall success and stability of MCIT, so every year MCIT recognizes three counties that excel at risk management and loss control. MCIT Board Chair Scott Sanders announced the latest recipients of MCIT’s awards during the 2014 Minnesota Counties Intergovernmental Trust Annual Membership Meeting held in St. Cloud …

‘Eye Opening’ Resilience Training Still Available in 2015

January 13, 2015

MCIT premiered its Resilience Training program in 2014. Based on popular demand, the program is available to county members in 2015 that have not yet scheduled the training. This no-cost, on-site opportunity focuses on helping employees build skills to deal with professional and personal adversity. The program has been universally applauded by attendees, who describe …