June Legislative Meeting
June 24 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
When: Thursday June 24th
Location: Via Zoom, link to follow
Presenter: Josh Ney
Overview of the past MN Legislative Session
Interpretation of the results of the Session
Predictions/analysis of what those results mean to older adults and those that serve them.
About Josh Ney:
Josh Ney is the Manager of State Affairs for the Alzheimer’s Association, Minnesota-North Dakota and advocates on behalf of the 99,000 Minnesotans living with Alzheimer’s disease, their caregivers, and families at the state capitol. Josh has spent most of his career in public service representing elected officials at the state and federal level. He worked in Washington, D.C. as Deputy Legislative Assistant for appropriations, banking, small business, and taxes issues to a senior United States Senator. He was committee legislative assistant to the Minnesota Senate Finance Committee, and was a legislative aide to two state senators.
Josh has an M.S. degree in Public Affairs from the University of Massachusetts, Boston and a B.A. in Political Science and French Linguistics from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. He served as a 2017-2018 Humphrey School Policy Fellow and is a member of its alumni board. In 2019, Gov. Tim Walz appointed Josh to the Board of Directors of the Minnesota Humanities Center. He is a community mentor, an amateur weightlifter, and an active movie-goer. Josh lives in North Minneapolis with his two cats, Bart and Clark.