Sarah Erickson has been a government relations and lobbying professional for ten years. She spent 6 years in Mayor Chris Coleman’s office where she worked as the city’s lead at the capitol and managed the city’s labor relations. Sarah coordinated efforts to secure $25 million for the Saint’s Regional Ballpark and $32 million for loan forgiveness for the Xcel Energy Center.
She is a proven coalition builder. She worked across the aisle to secure long term financing for local units of government to stabilize budgets and reduce property taxes including an increase of $10 million in Local Government Aid for the City of Saint Paul during the 2013 legislative session. Public policy areas of expertise include taxation, transportation, economic development, bonding, public safety, data privacy and land use.
Sarah’s past experience includes work for Metro Cities, the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities and Small Cities. Sarah has a B.A. from Moorhead State University and a J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul.
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