City of Duluth, 411 West First Street, Room 418, Duluth, MN 55802
As Sustainability Officer for the City of Duluth, Mindy Granley works to advance sustainability initiatives within the City and community. She is responsible for improvement of City policies, programs, and initiatives in support of local environmental, economic, and social systems, while serving as the primary liaison to the community on sustainability efforts. Mindy works to incorporate sustainability into decision making, measure and communicate progress, and build partnerships for change. Previously, Mindy served for 12 years as Sustainability Director at the University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD), where she championed campus projects to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emission reductions, all while connecting students to learning opportunities in the community. Prior to UMD, Mindy spent six years working on watershed management and stormwater outreach in northern Minnesota at local, regional, and state levels.