Victoria Reinhardt serves on the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners. She has testified before congress about local government collaboration in the area of GIS. Victoria is a nationally recognized leader on environmental issues. Her work at Ramsey County has a common theme: decrease departmental boundaries and shift focus to reward long-term outcomes. In 2000, she was named one of the 25 Most Innovative Women in the Twin Cities by City Business. In May of 2007, Victoria received her doctorate in public administration from Hamline University for her work on calculating the taxpayer cost savings from juvenile crime prevention programs.
Victoria served for eight years on the Minnesota Governor’s Council on Geographic Information and co-chaired its Strategic Planning Committee. She served as chair of the Statewide Geospatial Advisory Council from 2009 through 2012. She also serves on the MetroGIS Policy Board and was its chair from 1997 through 2012.