State Policy Affairs Representative (SPAR) Program

The State Policy Affairs Representative (SPAR) Program is an important program for strengthening and defending the pest management industry at the state level.  The SPAR Program directs the state SPAR representative on what to do when public policy issues (proposed legislation) surfaces in Minnesota.  The SPAR Program provides the context of Minnesota's political environment and how Minnesota's SPAR Representative should act when dealing with public policy matters affecting the pest management industry in Minnesota.

Minnesota's SPAR Representative's are:

Jay Bruesch, Phone 1-612-799-4434,

Todd Leyse, Phone 1-763-478-9810,

Mike Fresvik, Phone 1-651-402-8837,

View the Purpose of SPAR Binder

Upcoming Meetings & Events


October 17, 2017 
MPMA Board of Directors Meeting


October 24-27, 2017
Pestworld 2017


March 5-6, 2018
2018 Structural Pest Management Conference



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