Executive Director, Southwest Regional Sustainable Development Partnership
Fun fact: My family (immediate and extended) includes 9 exchange students, who were hosted starting in 1998.
Executive Director, Upper MN Valley Regional Development Commission
Fun Fact: I live on a farm in Lac qui Parle County where we have turned our barn’s second story into a recreation center where we have hosted concerts, parties, and lots of informal gatherings.
Innovation Strategist, West Central Initiative
Fun Fact: I am an award-winning washcloth knitter. In the early 2000s, I brought home a cash prize and a third-place ribbon from the Grant County fair, having entered a competition of three.
Associate Professor of Music
Fun Fact: I don’t like lemon bars, but I love making them for other people!
Morris Area School Board
Fun fact: Just is a third-degree Tae Kwon Do instructor.
Stevens County District 1 Commissioner
UMN Morris student—100 Rural Women
Fun fact: I love making earrings!
UMN Morris student—Morris Intercultural Education Initiative
Fun fact: I lived in China for two years.
Pastor, Faith Lutheran Church, Morris
Fun fact: I love, love, love the MN State Fair!
Communications and Outreach Intern
Fun fact: I grew up in Southern California!
Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
Fun fact: I used to be pretty fast and have hair.