Jo Emerson, mayor of White Bear Lake, elected League of Minnesota Cities president for 2017-2018
(June 15, 2017—Rochester, Minn.) Jo Emerson, mayor of White Bear Lake, was elected today as the president of the League of Minnesota Cities (LMC) for 2017-2018. The election was held at the League’s Annual Conference in Rochester.
Emerson was elected mayor in 2009, and is currently serving her second term with the city. She has also served as vice chairwoman of the White Bear Lake Planning Commission, and president of the White Bear Lake Area Historical Society.
In addition, Emerson has served on the LMC Executive Committee, the LMC Personnel Committee, the LMC Finance Committee, the LMC Governance Committee, and as president of Minnesota Mayors Association.