Elizabeth Kluesner is the Executive Director for Minnesota Brownfields.
Most recently, she served as Deputy Secretary of the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources during the administration of Governor Tony Evers. Prior to that, Elizabeth served as the DNR’s director of Local and Federal Relations, and held a number of other positions in the Department over the course of a 20+ year career. She also served as the Policy Director to Dane County (Wisconsin) Executive Kathleen Falk, where her primary duties focused on conservation based land acquisition, recreation, land use, and transportation planning. She holds a Bachelor of Science and Master’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
In 2019, Elizabeth moved to the Twin Cities from Madison, WI. She lives with her husband, Dave, in Edina and has two children, Katherine (24) and Teddy (20). She enjoys being outdoors, particularly with her family, in Wyoming. Dave and Elizabeth also enjoy watching their son play Junior hockey.
Contact Elizabeth at 612-405-4885 or send her an email