Alene Tchurmounoff was appointed Chair of the Metropolitan Council by Gov. Mark Dayton in August.
Tchourumoff has spent the last decade serving at the intersection of infrastructure finance and policy. She was appointed as Minnesota’s first State Rail Director by Governor Mark Dayton in 2016. Prior to that, she served as Director of the Planning Department for Hennepin County Public Works, where she led the county’s comprehensive planning efforts.
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