The CMWA is a community of professionals and businesses who provide products and services relating to the wedding industry. We are committed to excellence, professionalism and integrity in everything we do. Our goals are to be a referral network for businesses and to be a resource for engaged couples to plan their weddings.

Mission Statement:

The Central Minnesota Wedding Association exists to join wedding industry businesses in networking relationships and to be a comprehensive resource for engaged couples in the greater central Minnesota area.


The CMWA has a Board of Directors consisting of wedding industry professionals with the vision to see the association and its members succeed, as well as to fulfill needs of couples planning their weddings.

Board of Directors:

  • Brit Haskins (President)

  • Rollie J. Carlson (Vice President)

  • Gina Artisensi-Skime - The Crown Room Banquet Center

  • Nichole Winter - Destination Vacation

  • Peter Rengel - Rengel Printing

  • Rich Gallus - River's Edge Convention Center

  • Sharon Planer - Pianist for Parties

Founding Board Members:

  • Jake Sturgis - Capture Video

  • Adam Welz - Prime Time DJs