Born and raised in St. Paul, Adrian is a proud and engaged member of the community. He earned his bachelor’s and master degree from Concordia University in Communication Studies and Strategic Communication Management respectively. After spending 11 years in higher education in College Admissions and Academic Advising he transitioned to Genesys Works as the College and Career Success Program Manager. Adrian currently sits on the St Paul Planning Commission, is one of the organizers of the annual Central Honors Philando Celebration, and is a past board member at Hallie Q Brown and St Paul Youth Services. He lives in St Paul’s Hamline Midway neighborhood with his wife and two cats.