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Anne Hunt


Anne is recognized leader in public policy, organizational leadership, innovative program design and implementation, fiscal management, strategic planning, stakeholder engagement and coalition building.

Anne was appointed by Saint Paul Mayor Chris Coleman to serve as the city’s first Sustainability Director and, for twelve years, she led efforts to combat climate change and to protect the city’s air, water and natural resources. Anne was responsible for developing and implementing innovative programs and policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by improving energy efficiency, increasing the use of renewable energy and improving transportation options as well as reinvigorating recycling, minimizing waste and improving water quality.

For 13 years, Anne was the executive director of a non-profit coalition of community-based organizations providing pioneering environmental programs and services for Saint Paul area residents.  Prior to joining Mayor Chris Coleman’s staff, Anne coordinated public policy initiatives for the Minnesota Environmental Partnership, a coalition of 80 environmental and conservation organizations.


Marcus Grubbs

Enterprise Sustainability Planner

Marcus is the Enterprise Sustainability Planner in the Department of Administration at the State of Minnesota, developing sustainability action plans for the operations of the State in the areas of Energy, Water, Procurement, Solid Waste, Fleet, and Greenhouse Gases, and assisting agencies in developing their sustainability plans.

Marcus was formerly the Coordinator for the New Agricultural Bioeconomy Project at the University of Minnesota, a Community Planner for the Headwaters Regional Development Commission, and has consulted on numerous sustainability related projects to help others understand technology, policy, and market forces important to their decision making.

Marcus has a Masters of Urban and Regional Planning from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, a Bachelor’s in Environmental Studies from the University of Minnesota, Morris, has taken Master of Business Administration coursework at the Carlson School of Management, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners.

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