Strategy & Advocacy Advisory Board
NRRI's Advisory Board represents a blend of stakeholders and community leaders. Their purpose is to inform, guide and advise NRRI leadership in pursuing mission-focused initiatives.
Mike Mlinar, Retired Mining Manager, Board Trustee at Mesabi Trust
Board Focus: Mike's focus is minerals, environmental, and administration.
Yvonne Prettner Solon, Consultant on energy policy, former State Senator representing District 7 and Lt. Governor for State of Minnesota.
Board Focus: Yvonne is focused on the NRRI Charter and legislative and agency engagement.
Andrea Schokker, PhD, P.E., LEED AP
Board Focus: Andrea's focus is materials and commercialization.