2909 Anthony Lane | St. Anthony, MN 55418 | 612-781-3126 | 160@ibew160.org

Dan A. McConnell


  • IBEW Local Union 160 member from 1982-1985
  • Started out as a Nuclear Plant Helper at NSP (Xcel Energy) August 1982 through March 1984
  • Became an Apprentice Plant Attendant at Monticello in April 1984 until June 1984
  • Went into the Relay Department at Chestnut Service Center as an Apprentice Shop Tester in July 1984
  • Became an Instrument and Control Specialist at Sherco, this time this was a nonunion job
  • Part of the negotiating committee in 1999 when the I&C Department voted to have union representation
  • The I&C Department ratified their first contract in 2001 and all employees in the department became Local Union 160 members.
  • Became and Sr. I&C Specialist at Sherco in February 1993 and currently holds the same job
  • Appointed union steward for Local Union 160 in October 2002
  • Successfully ran for the Executive Board in 2008 and 2011
  • Appointed Treasurer of Local Union 160 in March 2015
  • Reelected in 2017