April 16, 2013
Minnesota Retailers Staff
President: Bruce Nustad
Bruce leads our statewide trade association by representing a diverse membership of retail merchants to preserve and enhance a vital retail industry by providing a unified voice for retailers in Minnesota. He takes a leadership position in the development of public policy and regulatory measures that impact retail business; enhancing the public image of the retail industry; develops and executes strategies to grow and retain membership; and provides information, services and support to our members.
Director of Government Relations: Rochelle Westlund
Rochelle serves as the Director of the Government Relations, in this position she represents the diverse membership of retail merchants at the Minnesota State Capitol. Her advocacy and lobbying efforts protect the priorities and positions set forth by the MnRA. She analyzes proposed legislation, policy issues and regulations that affect MnRA members and speaks on behalf of retailers to ensure the safeguarding of retail business in the marketplace.