1600 Grand Avenue
1653 Lincoln 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. Gena lives in downtown Saint Paul with her husband.