MNsure Board members are appointed by the Governor through the state’s open appointments process and confirmed by the Minnesota Senate and House of Representatives. The Commissioner of Human Services is a standing member. Board members serve staggered 4-year terms and are limited to 2 terms of service. All appointed members must have demonstrated that they do not have conflicts of interest.
According to state law, board membership must include representation from outside the 7-county metro area. One of the 6 members must have experience representing the needs of vulnerable populations and persons with disabilities. The remaining members must represent the interests of Minnesotans in the following way: