Name: Frank Hornstein
Place of Residence: 4344 Drew Ave South
Attended College: Yes
College: Macalester College
Year of Graduation: 1981
University: Tufts University
Area of Study: Urban and Environmental Policy
Year of Graduation:
Job titles held: Community Organizer (1981-1982), Executive Director (1985-1988), Co-Director (1988-1994), Founding Director (1994-1995), Founding Director (1995-2000), District 6 Representative (2000-2002).
Employers: Minnesota Citizen Organizations Acting Together (1981-1982), Jackson Heights-Elmhurst Jewish Council (1985-1988), Clean Water Action Alliance (1988-1994), Alliance for Metropolitan Stability (1994-1995), Jewish Community Action (1995-2000), Metropolitan Council (2000-2002).
Party affiliation: Democratic Farmer-Labor
Running for a: State Office
Running for position: MN House of Representatives
First elected: 2002
Previous elective offices: None
Unsuccessful bids for offices: None
Website : Frankhornstein.org
Hornstein is a veteran community organizer who is a former co-director and organizing director of Clean Water Action Alliance of Minnesota. He was the founding director of the Alliance for Metropolitan Stability, a coalition which has become a key player in regional policy debates, as well as the founding director of Jewish Community Action, which in recent years has reinvigorated the Jewish community’s participation in social justice causes. In addition, as a public school parent, he has been an elected member and co-chair of the Barton Open School Leadership Council. At the state legislature, Hornstein serves as DLF lead on transportation policy.