MVEC’s Board of Directors appointed Scott Minzenmeyer to fill the Region 1 seat formerly filled by Jan Null until her retirement last September. A nominating committee was appointed to search for candidates to fill the vacant seat. Interviews were held in early December, with the committee recommending two candidates for consideration. MVEC’s Board of Directors selected Minzenmeyer at the December Board meeting held on Friday, December 15th.
Minzenmeyer has resided in the Stone City area of rural Jones County for the past 50 years and has been an MVEC member for 40 years. He is the owner of Recreational Motorsports, located in Anamosa. Recreational Motorsports is a full machine shop for the motorsports industry and also designs and supplies performance parts for youth snowmobiles in the US and internationally. Minzenmeyer has previously served as President of the Anamosa Chamber of Commerce and is currently serving on the board of trustees for Wilcox Cemetery as well as on the board of directors for the Anamosa Development Corporation.
Minzenmeyer has been involved in developing the powersports EV market and was also involved in working with the State Capital, House of Representatives and Senate to write and ultimately get Iowa UTV law HF 2130 passed.