Joanie Clausen is seeking a second term on the Golden Valley City Council. As a lifelong resident of Golden Valley, Joanie has worked tirelessly to improve her community. Since her election in 2012, Joanie has worked to enhance transportation options for the city, approve new housing developments, revitalize several playgrounds and establish Golden Valley as a ‘Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Community’ supporting our military families. As the only woman on the Golden Valley City Council, Joanie will continue to be an advocate for women in the city. In addition to her work on the city council, Joanie owns a small business in Golden Valley and enjoys spending time with her husband, three children and five grandchildren.