Fresh Energy is pleased to announce that Shawntera Hardy has been named as Deputy Chief of Staff to the Governor and Lieutenant Governor.
“Shawntera is a natural-born leader and is admired by all of us at Fresh Energy. Her vision for equitable development of our transportation systems, engaging all stakeholders in Minnesota’s transition to a clean energy economy, and building greater diversity among environmental organizations, inspires everyone who works with her,” said Michael Noble, executive director.
“When she asked me ‘what do you do when the Governor calls?’, I said ‘you answer the call, and accept,’” continued Noble. “Fresh Energy is proud of the service she gave to Minnesota through her work here, and thrilled for her continued service in Minnesota working for the administration.”
Quoting the Governor’s Office:
Shawntera is going to be working on a range of policy and operational issues that come along with running State Government. She will be working both within our office, with our agencies, and with outside groups on the Governor and Lt. Governor’s policy priorities. She is going to be a valuable and welcome addition to our senior team, and we’re thrilled that she’s joining us.