Rebecca Noecker is a first-time candidate running for the open seat for the Saint Paul City Council in Ward 2. Rebecca currently serves as an appointed member of the Saint Paul Planning Commission and board member of the West Side Community Organization. Rebecca has dedicated her career to equality. Before working for the city of Saint Paul, she taught at public schools in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and recruited young professionals to teach in low-income schools in Pune, India. Rebecca knows that the decisions we make in the next few years about transit, economic development and city services are crucial to determine the future of Saint Paul. If elected, she will lead with transparency, inclusivity, and courage.