We are saddened to report that Randy Kehr, executive director of the Albert Lea-Freeborn County Chamber of Commerce and a founding board member of the GMNP, passed away on Nov. 23 after a battle with cancer. He was 69 years old.
Randy served as executive director of the Albert Lea-Freeborn County Chamber of Commerce for the past 10 years. He was a strong supporter of the GMNP and had been an active member of our board of directors since the organization was created in 2014. Throughout his years in service, Randy was a strong champion and tireless advocate for the Albert Lea community, numerous organizations in addition to the GMNP, and the entire state of Minnesota.