View analytic
avatar for Peggy Flanagan

Peggy Flanagan

Minnesota House of Representatives
A citizen of the White Earth Nation of Ojibwe, Peggy lives in Minnesota with her 4-year-old daughter Siobhan, an aspiring teacher, doctor, and princess. Peggy worked for Wellstone Action for almost a decade, where she trained tens of thousands of progressive activists, community and campaign organizers, and future candidates. She formerly served as the executive director of Children’s Defense Fund-Minnesota (CDF), a non-profit child-advocacy organization working to level the playing field for children in Minnesota. Peggy was the first Native American to serve on the Minneapolis School Board, and is currently on the Sojourners board. She was elected to the Minnesota House of Representatives in 2015, and is currently running for Lieutenant Governor.

My Featured Participants Sessions

Wednesday, June 13