Cecile Bedor has served as the Executive Vice President of GREATER MSP since May 2014. Prior to joining GREATER MSP, she served for eight years as the City of Saint Paul's Director of Planning and Economic Development (PED). During that time, she also served as the Executive Director of the City’s Housing & Redevelopment Authority. Prior to joining the City, she was the Director of Partnerships and Development for the Minneapolis Public Library, overseeing the system’s marketing and communications; community library capital projects; and community partnerships. She previously held positions with the National Equity Fund, the Metropolitan Council, and Aeon. Cecile joined the Wilderness Inquiry Board of Directors in 2018.