Katie Cashman

Katie Cashman

City Council, Ward 7, Minneapolis, MN

2023 Endorsement

Katie is an accomplished policy advocate, non-profit leader, and community organizer. Her dedication to environmental justice and equity has led her to run for City Council member in Minneapolis's Ward 7.

Throughout her impressive career, Katie has worked tirelessly for positive change, both locally and globally. During her time at the United Nations, she focused on helping cities develop and implement effective policies to improve urban health and environmental standards. Recognizing the importance of education, Katie founded the Climate Action Academy, where she leads initiatives to integrate climate education into schools and empower individuals with leadership skills.

Currently, Katie lends her expertise to the Minnesota Center of Environmental Advocacy, where she works closely with partners to protect laws and regulations that ensure clean water and air for all residents. With an unwavering commitment to her community, Katie aims to guide Minneapolis through a sustainable and environmentally conscious transition. Her vision is to create a safer, healthier, and more vibrant community that fosters the well-being of all citizens.

Katie strongly believes in progress and understands the need for greater equity in policy-making. She is prepared to deliver on these aspirations and not settle for complacency. With her extensive experience and unwavering dedication, Katie is the candidate poised to lead Minneapolis towards a brighter and more equitable future.