Mr. Ehresmann has more than 25 years of business experience applying the disciplines of human resources, international business, project management, total quality management, ISO 9000 implementation, product development and engineering. He was a vice-president of Graco, Inc., a global manufacturer of fluid handling equipment.


Mr. Ehresmann implemented a total quality management system, resulting in changes to business processes, increasing focus on serving the customer and continuous improvement. He was instrumental in implementing ISO 9000 at twelve facilities and completing successful registration.


Certified as a Human Resource Manager and Human Resource Planner, Mr. Ehresmann holds a BS degree in Engineering Technology. He is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management, the Industrial Advisory Council of the Department of Manufacturing Engineering, St. Cloud State University. He is a past member of the Board of Directors, Minnesota Technical Education Foundation and a past president of the National Association of Service Managers.