Ember Rasmussen

Community Development and Events Senior Manager


Ember is passionate about co-creating welcoming spaces with community members that expand imaginations and create meaningful dialogue while integrating art, storytelling, and fun. They have previous experience in non-profit development and community events, restaurant management, and theatre direction and performance. They have organized three seasons of Open Streets Minneapolis events, and lead Our Streets’ Imagine programming, which includes the mobile museum projects created in collaboration with the University of Minnesota’s HSPH program.

When not at work, you can find them biking, gardening, gaming, playing music and spending time with their chosen family and their dog, Juniper.