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Our Commissioners

Board of Commissioners

PhoneEmailAddressType2019 OfficersOriginal App’t DateTerm Expires
Michael Postma(507) 481-3090postmaforaustin@gmail.com500 4th Ave NE
Austin, MN 55912
City Council
Second Ward
Vice-Chair1/1/202112/31/2022
Paul Fischer(507) 438-3155paulfischer@yahoo.com500 4th Ave NE
Austin, MN 55912
City Council
Third Ward
Secretary1/22/201912/31/2022
Jerome McCarthy(507) 433-7015 Home
(507) 279-9443 Cell
jerrymccarthy5@gmail.com306 13th St. NE
Austin, MN 55912
Port Authority1/22/201412/31/2024
Carole Granholm(507) 438-5996carole46granholm@gmail.com808 1st Dr. NW #412
Austin, MN 55912
PH Tenant9/6/201612/31/2022
Joe Furhman(507) 279-0390joefuhrman53@gmail.com1507 18th Ave SW
Austin, MN 55912
Citizen1/1/202212/31/2024
Vernon Lippert(507) 437-5254 Work
(507) 433-5835 Home
velippert1954@outlook.com2013 6th Ave. SE
Austin, MN 55912
CitizenChair3/7/201612/31/2022
*Updated Jan. 2021

Mayor

PhoneEmailAddressTypeElectedTerm Expires
Stephen King(507) 437-9965 City
Mayor1/1/202112/31/2024
*Updated Jan. 2021

If a City Council member does not get re-elected, then they are replaced with another Council member. If someone resigns, the newly appointed Commissioner fulfills the remaining term.