Brian Knochenmus '00



Brian lives near Marshall, Minnesota, with his wife Mindy and their seven children. He is an owner and president of Ralco in Marshall.  Brian grew up near Balaton, Minnesota, graduated from Tracy Area High School in 1995, and then went on to graduate from Southwest Minnesota State University in 2000 with a degree in business administration. Brian began working at Ralco in 1992, gaining valuable experience in manufacturing and operations.  In 1998, Brian began working in marketing and sales where he had opportunities to create and manage marketing plans, sales promotions, and supported salesmen both domestically and internationally.  In April of 2004, Brian became Vice President, and was charged to oversee research and development, marketing and emerging channels.  Today, he continues to strategically champion the mission, vision, and values of Ralco to ensure that the organization is properly aligned to achieve them.


Foundation Board Committee: Finance and Investment