The Minnesota Tech Network is a member-driven organization dedicated to empowering individuals and organizations in AI, Machine Learning, and innovative education in Computation, Robotics, Engineering, Arts, Technology, and Energy (CREATE).
Founded in 1984, our mission is to foster a thriving technology and media community in Minnesota and beyond.
Executive Director: Valerie Franklin Lockhart
As the Executive Director, Valerie brings a wealth of experience and passion to our organization. She is committed to driving the mission of MTN.org and ensuring that our programs and initiatives create a lasting impact on our community.
Technical and Creative Director: Troy A. Peterson
Serving as the Technical and Creative Director, Troy is responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of our diverse range of programs. He brings a unique combination of technical expertise and creative vision to the organization, ensuring that our initiatives are both innovative and effective. As a host, Troy engages with our community, sharing their knowledge and enthusiasm for the world of technology and media.
At the heart of our organization are our Ambassadors, who are dedicated member volunteers that help drive our mission forward. These passionate individuals play a crucial role in the success of our programs and initiatives, as they actively participate in organizing events, providing mentorship, and promoting our values throughout the community.
We are committed to fostering a diverse, inclusive, and innovative community that supports and empowers individuals and organizations in their pursuit of technological and media excellence.
Our programs and initiatives are designed to provide access to cutting-edge resources, knowledge, and networks, enabling our members to excel in their fields and make a positive impact on the world.
Join us at MTN.org as we continue to build and strengthen our community of forward-thinking individuals, organizations, and learners in the technology and media sectors.
Together, we can shape the future of technology and media in Minnesota and beyond.