||Ulrich Schmidt, CPO
||Tony Goldenstein, CO
||Alexander P. Gruman, CO
||Elizabeth Ashley, CPO
||Laura Nuckles, CP
|Immediate Past President
||Tim Marrin, CPO, FAAOP
||Tony Fruci, CP
||Mark Kroll, CO
||Charles Kuffel, MSM, CPO, FAAOP
|Century/Concordia Master's Program Liaison
Katie Voss, CO
Minnesota, Iowa, North and South Dakota.
Number of members: 63
Annual dues amount(s): 15.00
Chapter meeting attendance: 135
An ABC-certified orthotist, prosthetist, technician in good standing with ABC and the Academy.
Chapter Goals and Objectives
To offer quality educational programs on a local level.
To represent our local chapter at the national meeting.
Chapter board members work closely with local facilities and Century College hospital to support education goals.
Most Recent Meeting
The Northern Plains Chapter of the Academy
Jimmy's Conference & Catering Center
Vadnais Heights, MN
September 28 & 29, 2017
Previous Chapter Highlights
Northern Plains Annual Meeting was held on October 13 & 14, 2016 at Jimmy's Catering and Conference Center in Vadnais Heights, MN.
Northern Plains Annual Meeting was held on September 10 & 11, 2015 at Jimmy's Catering and Conference Center in Vadnais Heights, MN.
Northern Plains Annual Meeting was held on September 25 & 26, 2014 at Jimmy's Catering and Conference Center in Vadnais Heights, MN.
We hosted the Traveling Fellows, a group of physicians and prosthetists from Germany at Shriners Hospital Twin Cities on March 1, 2007.
Tentative plans for two spring seminars on gait analysis and pediatric orthotics.
If you are an Academy member, ABC certified, and would like to become involved in our local chapter, please contact any of the board members. The growth and success of our local chapter depends on the participation of members.
Ad hoc committees meet on an informal basis though the year. Officers and directors meet monthly.