Marjorie joined Region Nine in August 2020 as our first ever Rural Equity Specialist. She collaborates with community leaders and organizations to increase equity and inclusion among the region’s diverse and at-risk individuals. Born and raised in Puerto Rico, Marjorie is a native Spanish and English speaker; she also can communicate in Italian, Portuguese and French. She holds two bachelor’s degrees from in communications and theater arts, and she has an associate’s degree in Romance languages. Marjorie brings more than a decade of media, arts and events experience to Region Nine—expertise she leverages to organize impactful community forums and facilitate productive conversations; as well as her personal experiences and her passion for travel, learning and documenting other cultures.
- Americas Competitiveness Exchange Colorado Final ReportOctober 4, 2021 - 10:53 am
Region Nine’s Executive Director, Nicole Griensewic, was selected to participate in the 13th Americas Competitiveness Exchange on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ACE) in Colorado, as an ACE Ambassador, from August 1-6, 2021. ACE Colorado was hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration (ITA) and Economic Development Administration (EDA), in coordination with the U.S. […]
- Delegation to Germany’s North Rhine-Westphalia UpdatesSeptember 27, 2021 - 11:54 am
Region Nine’s Executive Director Nicole Griensewic joined the Climate Smart Municipalities (CSM) delegation to Germany’s North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) from September 11-18, 2021. The delegation consisted of 28-32 members representing the cities of Duluth, Morris, Rochester, Warren, White Bear Lake, along with state government, counties, business, and the education and nonprofit sectors. Below are links to […]
- Region Nine Joins Delegation to Germany’s North Rhine-WestphaliaAugust 26, 2021 - 11:39 am
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