The Candidate

Jen has a Masters in Urban and Regional Planning with a concentration in Climate Change Planning from the Humphrey School for Public Affairs, a Certificate in Community-Based Development from Colorado State University, and a Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Wartburg College in Waverly, Iowa.

She has served on the Nicollet-Central Transit Alternatives Community and Technical Advisory Committee as well as the Community Environmental Advisory Commission for the City of Minneapolis. She is Co-Chair for the Board of Directors for the Women’s Environmental Institute, recently was elected to the board of directors for the Whittier Alliance neighborhood association, and has served as a board member for Clean Up the River Environment, based out of Montevideo, MN.