Martha Faust is the Executive Director of Minnesota Brownfields and has been with the organization since 2008. She directs the organization’s overall strategy, programming, partnership initiatives as well as providing support to the Board of Directors, Advisory and other committees. Recent work includes publication of a report quantifying the economic, environmental, and social benefits of brownfield cleanup and reuse. Martha previously worked as a Planner for the City of St. Paul Department of Planning & Economic Development. Martha holds a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs, and a Bachelors of Arts in Economics and French from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota.