Andrea Novak joined Saint Paul Port Authority in 2016. In her role as senior vice president of marketing, Andrea is focused on building transparency in the community through marketing and communication efforts. Andrea brings to this role approximately 20 years of experience in both the nonprofit and financial sectors.
Andrea holds a B.A. in communications from Saint Cloud State University. Andrea also serves as a board member for Meda.
Rhett joined the Saint Paul Port Authority in December of 2017. In his role of Marketing Communications Specialist, Rhett is responsible for increasing the Port’s social media presence and providing support to the organization on all things Marketing. He brings experience in branding and marketing communication on several different media platforms including content, email, video and social media.
Rhett holds a B.A in Marketing and Business Administration from Augsburg College. On a personal level, he is involved in TEAM Impact, Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry, and coach’s youth baseball throughout Minnesota for organizations such as The Minnesota MASH and the Bloomington Youth Baseball Association.
Ann Kosel has held several positions at the Saint Paul Port Authority since 1985, taking a 10 year break from 1998 to 2008. In her current role as executive assistant, Ann provides administrative support and prepares information for monthly board meetings.
Ann brings to her role 20+ years of experience. She received computer training from Globe Business Training and is a Notary Public.