City Council

Janet Kennedy

Janet Kennedy
Fifth Council District

Precincts: 28-34
Term Expires: January 1, 2024
Phone: 218-341-6113
Email: jkennedy@duluthmn.gov

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Profession

  • Owner/Operator: Healthy Alliances Matter Consulting
  • Parish Community Health Coordinator
  • Retired Director of Rehabilitation

Family

  • Caregiver for aging parent
  • Two adult children, nine grandchildren

Length of Duluth Residency

  • Since 1968
  • Western Duluth since 1973

City Commission

  • City of Duluth Planning Commission, 2015 – 01/2020
  • Planning Commission President, 2019 – 2020
  • Vision Committee Member Imagine Duluth 2035 Comprehensive Plan
  • Crowd Control Police Protective Gear Policy Working Group

Education

  • Bachelor of Science Interdisciplinary Major: Health and Human Services, University of Superior Wisconsin
  • Associate of Art:Liberal Arts/Associate in Science:Corrections, Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College
  • Associate of Applied Science: Physical Therapy Assistant, Duluth Technical College (Lake Superior College)
  • National Empowering Women Leadership Development Institute
  • Conflict Resolution and Civil Mediation Training

Other Affiliations

  • RiverFront Community Development, President
  • National Leadership Academy for the Public’s Health Cohort 9 Fellow: Bridging Health Duluth
  • St Louis County Public Health and Human Services Advisory Committee, 3rd District
  • Duluth Branch NAACP 1st Vice-President, Health & Environmental Equity Chair
  • Cross Cultural Alliance of Duluth
  • Duluth League of Women Voters
  • Health in All Policies Campaign
  • West Duluth Business and Civic Association (West Duluth Business Club)