Top 20 Professionals: Karin Tank -- City of Alexandria
Karin Tank is employed with the city of Alexandria as the assistant city planner/administrative aide.
Tank graduated from St. Cloud State University with a bachelor of arts degree in local and urban affairs. Her work intersects between city planning, culture, art, active living and community building.
In addition to performing planning and human resource duties for the city of Alexandria, Tank is the staff liaison for Alexandria's Cultural Inclusiveness Committee and Arts Advisory Committee.
She also serves on the Active Living Douglas County Coalition and is a member of the Pope County Housing and Redevelopment Authority.
According to her nominator, LaTresse Snead, Tank is passionate about building communities that are more vibrant, creative and healthy.
"I have had the chance to get to know Karin more over the last year and she is a strong woman who stays true to her values," Snead noted. "I am inspired by her strength, her knowledge and her spirit."