NEW?ULM - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has named Scott W. Roemhildt as its new information officer for the Southern Region.
Roemhildt will provide overall guidance on communications, public affairs and education issues for the DNR's 32-county southern region. He will also serve as a member of the DNR's Regional Management Team. He will be based in New Ulm.
Roemhildt comes to the DNR with a strong background in communications, agriculture and education, and a deep interest in natural resources and outdoor recreations. Prior to joining the DNR, Roemhildt was a regional field representative for Pheasants Forever and an adjunct instructor of mass communications at Minnesota State University-Mankato.
Roemhildt replaces Tom Conroy, who retired in December.