District 3 - Doug Erickson
PO Box 516
Bird Island, MN 55310
Phone: (320) 365-4836
Cell: (320) 522-4421
Commissioner Doug Erickson has been a Renville County resident his entire life and is committed to making our communities stronger and healthier. Erickson was employed at the Southern Minnesota Beet Sugar Cooperative for more than 40 years, and strives to provide growth opportunities for current and future employees. He and his wife, Brenda, have lived in Bird Island since 1978, where they raised their daughter and two sons. They are proud grandparents to three wonderful children. Erickson began representing District 3 as a Renville County Commissioner in January of 2017. He takes pride in Renville County, and knows that, together, we can create communities that thrive and provide opportunities for the next generations.
Past service includes BOLD Facilities Committee when the school district consolidated, fundraising for a variety of youth programs, (including many with Our Savior's Lutheran Church), coaching 212 baseball for 14 years, the Bird Island Fire Department, the Bird Island First Responders, the Olivia Golf Club Board of Directors, and the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources. Most recently, Erickson served as the mayor of Bird Island for two terms.
Strong education systems, well-paying jobs, and community amenities.
2022 Committee Assignments