Amy Brendmoen is the President of the Saint Paul City Council and has been in elected office since 2012. She came into public service by way of private sector at a local advertising agency, public sector as a mediator and non-profit sector as communications director. Amy highly accessible to her constituents and seeks to enfranchise community members by building trust, sharing power and providing consistent, clear communication. Her priorities in her role on the council include housing, economic development, people-centered engineering & planning all viewed through a lens of promoting equity and opportunity. She is open-minded, thoughtful and believes that great ideas bloom from all places. Amy seeks opportunities to be outdoors and exploring with her husband and three teenage sons, both in the wonderful natural environment of Minnesota and in cities and places across the country and globe.