Rena Moran

Minnesota
State House - District 65A
Locale: 
Ramsey County
Type of Seat: 
Open Seat
Year: 
2010
Status: 
Elected
Woman Candidate: 
Woman Candidate
Person of Color: 
Person of Color

Rena Moran is a community organizer and dynamic progressive. If elected she will become the only African-American woman in the legislature. Rena has been at the forefront of organizing in the African-American community in St. Paul and the immediate suburbs. She is a former Wellstone Organizing Fellow and a graduate of the Organizing Apprenticeship Project. She is a true grassroots leader in her community and faces both primary and general election challenges from moderates of both parties.Rena has a remarkable life story and an unrivaled commitment to grassroots organizing. If she wins, she would be the only woman of color in the 134 member Minnesota House.