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Mayor Steve Stotko
Term expires December 31, 2016
Steve Stotko took office in January, 2007. He has been a member of the Winsted Economic Development Housing Authority and served a 4-year term on the City Council in the past. He and his wife owned and operated a business in town for 14 years. Steve and his wife Nancy, have 3 sons, Jamie (Shelley), Joe (Katie), Jeff (Julie), four granddaughters Alexis, Hailey, and Maddie and Bella, and a grandson Mason. He has been a resident of Winsted all of his life.
You may e-mail Steve at or call him at 320-485-3898.

Tom Ollig, Council Member
Term expires
December 31, 2016
Tom Ollig has served on the Winsted City Council for more than 20 years, off and on since 1978. Tom is the Development Director for St. Mary's Care Center in Winsted. Prior to his position at St. Mary's, he was Regional Marketing Manager for TDS Telecom with responsibility for their markets in MN, WI, and northern MI. In addition to his City Council duties, he currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Winsted Area Chamber of Commerce, Flagship Bank Winsted, and the Winstock Country Music Festival. Tom and his wife, LuAnn, have four daughters: Michelle (Campbell, Jeff), Beth, Laura, and Breanna (Kresser, Cody), and one granddaughter, Madison. He is a lifelong resident of Winsted.You may e-mail Tom at

Bonnie Quast, Council Member, Deputy Mayor
Term expires December 31, 2016
Bonnie Quast has served on the Winsted City Council for 25 years.  She is presently the City Council liaison to the Park Commission and a member of the Tree Board.  Bonnie was the Superintendent of the St. John's Lutheran Church Sunday school program and has served for 20 years as a commitee member for Winstock.  She has also served on the following committees for the HLWW School District: curriculum, open enrollment, and chemical dependency.  In addition, Bonnie has served a term on the Lake Carlos Villas of Resort Condominiums International and was selected in 1990 as Merit Mother of the Year, by American Mothers Inc. of Minnesota. Bonnie and her husband Paul have seven children:  Mike, Shelly (Terry Jorgensen), Jeff (Carol Roufs), Melody (John Hintzen), Tammy (Larry Vealetzek), Staci and Jodi (Ben Gilyard).  Bonnie and Paul are very proud of their fifteen wonderful grandchildren and two great grandchildren.  Bonnie and Paul were owners of Quast Transfer Inc. for 30 plus years and owners of Quast Systems of Winsted Inc..  They have resided and been active in Winsted for 56 years.  You may contact Bonnie at (320) 485-2353.

George Schulenberg, Council Member
Term expires December 31, 2018
George Schulenberg was elected to the City Council in November 2010 and is currently serving his first term. He and his wife Ann have been residents of Winsted for seven years. He currently serves as the First Vice President of the Winsted Lion’s Club as well as being a member of the Winsted Lake Watershed Association. His hobbies include the outdoors (hunting, fishing, and bird watching), traveling, golf and running. George worked for API in Roseville, a privately-owned commercial and residential insulation business in both sales as well as management of the company’s warehouse. George and his wife Ann have four children, Matthew (Ann), Michael (Linda), Elizabeth (Peterson, Jerry) and William (Tammy) along with fifteen grandchildren. You can contact George at 485-4730.

Max Fasching, Council Member
Term expires December 31, 2018
Max Fasching was appointed to the City Council in January, 2013 and is currently serving his second term. Max and his wife, Sarah, are lifelong residents of Winsted and are the proud parents of their son, Leo. He recently served 5 years on the Winsted Planning Commission before being appointed to the City Council. Max is employed as an outside salesperson for Littfin Lumber Company. His hobbies vary from motorcycle riding and camping to playing cards and enjoying time with family and friends. You may contact Max at MXFASCHING@GMAIL.COM.

Regular meetings are the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 6:00 p.m.
at the Council Chambers of City Hall.

City Council Work Sessions are on the first and third Tuesday of each month at 5:00 p.m.

City of Winsted
201 1st St. N. | PO Box 126 | Winsted, MN 55395 | (320) 485-2366 | fax (320) 485-2858
City Hall Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., except holidays.