Marv Ziner named October Volunteer of the Month

Marv Ziner is the city of Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for October.

Marv Ziner (left) with Mayor John Dietz was honored at the Oct. 15 Elk River City Council meeting.

A retired teacher, Ziner has a long list of volunteer achievements including:

•a Boy Scout leader for 34 years

•past president and current treasurer for the Minnesota FFA Alumni Association, and a board member of the assocation for 36 years.

•president of the Friends of Advanced Hunter Education, and a board member for 30 years and the current secretary.

•4-H county and State Fair conference judge for 30 years and adult volunteer for 39 years.

•Sherburne County Fair Board member, 2004-2012

•Minnesota Fair Person of the Year in 2011.

•Minnesota Outdoor Heritage Alliance board member for 12 years and current secretary.

Ziner was recognized at the Oct. 15 Elk River City Council meeting.