Larry Voelkers

President

Joined the FWTEC board: 2012

FWTEC committees served:  Governance

Professional career & highlights: Larry is a director at Henricksen Public Sector Group, a division of a national commercial interiors corporation. At Henricksen he works extensively with all levels of government including federal, state, county and municipal, higher education, law enforcement, hospitals/clinics, public libraries and transportation. He is also a LEED Accredited Professional (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design). 

Post-secondary education: BA, Industrial Psychology (University of Minnesota); MBA (University of St. Thomas)

Other boards served onVisitation School Board of Trustees; South Minneapolis YMCA

Tennis experience: A USTA Member, Larry participates regularly in FWTEC's Sunday In-House League. His two daughters play/played HS varsity tennis, and both have volunteered at FWTEC.

Why you serve on the FWTEC board:   I love the FWTEC service model and the effective work of its committed staff.  Youth development has been a longtime interest of mine and the Fort combines leading work in this area with top-notch coaching in my favorite sport. This is a great community of people of all ages and backgrounds enjoying a life sport and supporting a worthy mission.