Amanda Karls is an attorney who works for a national non-profit legal center. Her legal and policy expertise has been leveraged by municipal and state governments and advocates working to build vibrant, healthy communities across the country.
Amanda also serves as a commissioner on the St. Paul/Ramsey County Food & Nutrition Commission and previously served in leadership roles in the St. Paul District Council system where she was instrumental in navigating several complex community issues. She ran for a seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2018.
Amanda joined St. Paul STRONG because she values government transparency, citizen participation and rigorous debate.