Chapter 16 - Minnesota

Board of Governors Representatives:

Full NameCompany
Alan GergenSpectro Alloys Corp
Todd OlsonTwin City Die Castings Company
Chris StorlieDeco Products Company

Chapter Leadership:

Full NamePosition
Pam ShanksChapter Chairman
Scott DonahueChapter Chairman
Rudy J. StauffacherChapter Treasurer
Andrea MudreyChapter Secretary
Tony YaritzChapter Membership Chairman
Travis R. OlufsonChapter Trustee
Alan GergenDelegate

As the sole organized volunteer group exclusively representing the die casting industry in a specific geographic region, the NADCA Chapters exclusive purpose for existing is to advance, through education and the dissemination of the information, the following aspects of the industry – management, engineering and production. 

The Chapters will regionally deliver this through various types of scheduled meetings and educational events.  They will be the front-line liaisons with not only with the die casting industry in the area, but with educational institutions, OEMs, and competing manufacturing processes.


The following information was provided to NADCA by the Chapter.  Please contact the Chapter with any questions on the meetings.

  • Chapter Meetings: 2nd Wednesday at the Best Western Plus / Green Mill Restaurant located at 1000 Gramsie Road, Shoreview, MN 55126-2949

 Currently NADCA has 15 Chapters across North America serving the local industry.

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