IMPORTANT INFORMATION RELATED TO COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS)

All St. Louis County offices are open to the public. Currently, the COVID-19 Community Level is high in St. Louis County, which means facemasks are recommended inside St. Louis County buildings (and all indoor public places.)

Leadership Team

 
 

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A dedicated team of professionals leads the employees of St. Louis County. Some are elected, some are hired, others are appointed. Each works closely with the County Board to provide the best customer service to our citizens through their respective department or division.

 
Kevin Gray, County Administrator County Administrator
Kevin Z. Gray
Duluth Corthouse Room 202
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218- 726-2448
Email
 
Kim Maki, County Attorney County Attorney
Kim Maki
Duluth Courthouse Room 501
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-726-2323
Email
Term Expires: 1/2/2023
Nancy Nilsen, County Auditor

Auditor/Treasurer
Nancy Nilsen
Duluth Courthouse, Room 214
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-726-2380
Email
Term Expires:1/2/2023

Ross Litman, Sheriff

Sheriff
Ross Litman
Duluth Courthouse, Room 103
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218- 726-2340
Email
Term Expires:1/2/2023

Brian Fritsinger, Deputy Administrator Deputy Administrator
Brian Fritsinger
Duluth Courthouse, Room 202
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-733-2955
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Dave Sipila, Assessor Assessor
Dave Sipila
Northland Office Center, Room 2R
307 1st St S
Virginia, MN 55792
218-471-7276
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James R. Gottschald, Human Resources

Human Resources
James R. Gottschald
Duluth Courthouse, Room 1
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-726-2422
Email

, Land & Minerals Environmental Services
David Fink
Northland Office Center
307 1st St S
Virginia, MN 55792
218-742-9537
Email
 
Julie Marinucci, Land & Minerals Land & Minerals
Julie Marinucci
Gov't Services Center
201 S 3rd Ave W
Virginia, MN
218-471-7885
Email
 
Jeremy Craker, Information Technology Information Technology
Jeremy Craker
Gov't Services Center, Room 402
320 W 2nd St
Duluth, MN 55802
218726-2333
Email
 
Matt Johnson, Planning & Community Development Planning & Community Development
Matt Johnson
Gov't Services Center, Room 301
320 W 2nd Street
Duluth, MN 55802
218-725-5008
Email
 
Linnea Mirsch, Public Health & Human Services Public Health & Human Services
Linnea Mirsch
Gov't Services Center, 6E
320 W 2nd St
Duluth, MN 55802
218-726-2097
Email
 
Public Records & Property Valuation
Mary Garness
Duluth Courthouse, Room 101
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-726-2677
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Jim Foldesi, Public Works Public Works
Jim Foldesi
Richard H. Hansen Public Works & Transportation Complex
4787 Midway Rd
Duluth, MN 55811
218-625-3840
Email
 
Jerry Hall, Property Management Property Management
Jerry Hall
Duluth Courthouse, Room 515
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-725-5085
Email
 
Jason Lukovsky, Emergency Communications (911) Emergency Communications (911)
Brandon Silgjord
Public Safety Building
2030 N Arlington Ave
Duluth, MN 55811
218-336-4344
Email
 
Joe Austin, Safety & Risk Management Safety & Risk Management
Joe Austin 
A.P. Cook Building
2503 Rice Lake Road
Duluth, MN 55811
218-733-2704
Email
 
Ted Ells, Veterans Service Offices  Veterans Service Offices
Tedd Ells
Room 100
4815 Burning Tree Road
Duluth, MN 55811
218-725-5285
Email
 
Mary Tennis, Depot Extension Office Extension & Depot Director
Mary Tennis
St. Louis County Depot
506 W Michigan Street
Duluth, MN 55802
218-725-2530
Email
 
Donna Viskoe, Richard H. Hansen Public Works & Transportation Complex Purchasing
Donna Viskoe
Richard H. Hansen Public Works & Transportation Complex
4787 Midway Rd
Duluth, MN 55811
218-726-2667
Email
 
John Ongaro, Intergovernmental Relations
Intergovernmental Relations
John Ongaro
Room 213
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-726-2455
Email
 
Dana Kazel, Public Information
Public Information
Dana Kazel
Room 213
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-725-5049
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Bre Graber, Budget Management Budget Management
Bre Graber
Room 213
100 N 5th Ave W
Duluth, MN 55802
218-726-2457
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