1600 Grand Avenue
1653 Lincoln, Room 203
Gena Berglund is the Associate Director of the High Winds Fund. From 2005-2011 she represented her neighborhood on the board of the Macalester-Groveland Community Council. In 1984, she earned her BA from St. Olaf College. She added a law degree in 2005 from William Mitchell College of Law. She practiced law for six years and was an adjunct professor at St. Cloud State University. As a director and officer of the community council, Berglund worked closely with the High Winds staff to organize neighborhood support for the Snelling median pedestrian safety project. She has a particular interest in how we redevelop Saint Paul neighborhoods to reduce the need for cars and increase resources for walking, biking and transit. She is a member of the Board of Directors for Saint Paul Smart Trips. Gena lives in Macalester Groveland with her husband.