Layne G. Carlson

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Layne Carlson
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Occupation Treasurer and Corporate Secretary
Employer Minneapolis Grain Exchange
Location Minneapolis, Minnesota USA
Twitter @MGEX1
Website www.mgex.com/

Layne G. Carlson is treasurer and corporate secretary for the Minneapolis Grain Exchange (MGEX).[1]

Carlson is responsible for documenting and maintaining official records and minutes for the exchange. This includes ownership and membership records as well as rules and regulations. Carlson also keeps financial records and manages all banking functions for the exchange.[2]

Background

He began his career at the MGEX as an investigator in the audits and investigations department in 1991. He accepted the positions of corporate secretary and treasurer at the exchange in 2005.

When not working at the exchange, he likes to take his motorcycle out to work on the family farm. He also has his pilot’s license and enjoys fishing.

John Lothian News Interview

Layne Carlson Tells the Story Behind MGEX’s Apple Juice Contract
The Minneapolis Grain Exchange, now known as MGEX, launched Apple Juice Concentrate (AJC) futures and options on August 13, 2012. We asked Layne Carlson, corporate secretary and treasurer of the exchange, for the story behind the new Apple Juice contract. Interview by JLN publisher John Lothian. Published August 23, 2012. Watch at JohnLothianNews.com[3]

Education

He obtained a B.S. in Accounting from LeTourneau University in Longview, Texas, and a J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School before being admitted to the Minnesota Bar.

References

  1. MGEX Board of Directors Appoints 2007-08 Public Directors, Officers and Committees. Minneapolis Grain Exchange.
  2. Layne Carlson's Bio. Minneapolis Grain Exchange.
  3. Layne Carlson Tells the Story Behind MGEX’s Apple Juice Contract. John Lothian News.