While this website is up-to-date, you can find additional information about SD57 DFL at our website here.

IMPORTANT UPDATE:  DUE TO THE COVID 19 VIRUS, THE STATE DFL HAS RESCHEDULED ALL DFL PARTY UNIT CONVENTIONS.  OURS HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO SUNDAY, APRIL 5, TIME TBD.  THIS WILL BE TELECONFERENCED VIA ZOOM.  IF YOU ARE AN SD57 CONVENTION DELEGATE, YOU WILL RECEIVE FURTHER INFORMATION AS IT BECOMES AVAILABLE.

 

We are the Democratic Party in Apple Valley, Rosemount, Coates, and the part of Lakeville between 160th and 180th and between Diamond Path and Flagstaff.

Our mission is to promote Democratic principles throughout our diverse community.

We do this by increasing community involvement, by supporting and electing DFL candidates in Senate District 57, and by raising funds to help our candidates win elections.

There are 2 House Districts with in Senate District 57, House Districts 57A and 57B.  See the maps below to find out which you’re in.  You can also visit http://www.mnvotes.org.

 

We are proud to be represented by Democrats in the MN Senate and in both of our seats in the MN House!  Thank you to our Senator Greg Clausen, and to our Representatives Robert Bierman (57A) and John Huot (57B).

 

DFL Senate District 57 Leadership Team:

  • Chair: Nancy Stroessner, nstroessner@hotmail.com
  • Vice-Chair: Bill Middlecamp
  • Outreach and Inclusion Officer: Linda Garrett-Johnson
  • Secretary: Judy Finger
  • Treasurer: Kyle Koch

Directors:

    • Ben Baglio
    • Susan Bergquist
    • Ruth Block
    • Liz Carlson
    • Kat Clausen
    • John Corcoran
    • Roger Gehrke
    • Roxanne Mindeman
    • Janet Rohlf
    • Frank Sachs
    • Mark Stroessner
    • Ken Wilson
    • Marcy Woodruff

Additional members of our Executive Committee are Felonise Pitchford, Fay Coggshall, Robin Conley, Brenda Rivera, and Linda Larson.


Updates and Calendar

Click here for our SD57 DFL calendar.


Upcoming Events

CLICK ON THE CALENDAR ABOVE FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT ALL EVENTS.

POSTPONED:  THE GREAT QUIZ BOWL & CHILI COOK-OFF, March 7, 4-7 p.m, 6950 146th St. W., Ste 112, Apple Valley.  Tickets available soon.

RESCHEDULED: SD57 DFL CONVENTION:  Sunday, April 5.  Start time TBD.  This will be a teleconferenced convention via Zoom.  If you are an SD57 convention delegate, you will receive more information as it becomes available.

 

CENTRAL COMMITTEE MEETINGS 

IMPORTANT!  OUR TUESDAY, MARCH 24 MEETING WILL BE TELECONFERENCED VIA ZOOM.  IF YOU ARE A MEMBER OF THE CENTRAL COMMITTEE OR ONE OF OUR ELECTED OFFICIALS, YOU WILL RECEIVE INFORMATION ABOUT HOW TO ACCESS THE MEETING.  IF YOU DON’T FALL INTO ONE OF THOSE CATEGORIES BUT WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND, CONTACT nstroessner@hotmail.com FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Our monthly meetings are normally held the fourth Tuesday of every month at 7:15 (doors open at 7) at the Dakota County United Educators (DCUE) Office at 6950 146th St. W., Suite 112, Apple Valley.  Are you a Democrat who lives in Apple Valley, Rosemount, Coates, or Lakeville Precincts 16, 17, or 18?  Please join us!  These are public meetings.  All are welcome.

 

MONTHLY PROGRESSIVE MOVIE NIGHT 

Free!  Come for a thought-provoking movie and discussion, the first Friday of every month at 7 p.m.(doors open at 6:30) at the DCUE office, 6950 146th St. W., #112, Apple Valley.  For more info, check our SD57 DFL Facebook page or contact Bill Middlecamp, billmiddlecamp@gmail.com.