Renee Van Nett is a first-time candidate running for Duluth City Council (District 4). Van Nett has been involved with Duluth’s city government for a number of years, and she currently works as an Employment Navigator at a local non-profit called Community Action Duluth. An active community member, Van Nett serves on the Duluth Citizen Review Board, which helps foster trust and positive relationships between the community and police department. Additionally, Van Nett sits on Duluth’s Civil Service Board, which works to ensure fair employment opportunities. Van Nett is running for Council because she cares about her community and wants to make sure that all residents of District 4 are proud to call it their home, regardless of where they live. Van Nett has worked very hard to move out of generational poverty, and she will bring that work ethic to serving the people of District 4.