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.
Laurie Siever joined the Saint Paul Port Authority in 1981. In her role as vice president of external partnerships, Laurie is responsible for identifying, assessing, maintaining, enhancing, and leveraging the Port’s relationships with key public, non-profit and private organizations, associations, and elected or appointed government officials to advance the business, public purpose objectives and reputation of the Port.
A native Eastsider, Laurie attended Saint Catherine’s University and the University of Minnesota. Laurie is a member of IPMA and SHRM, a partner of the Center Cities Competitiveness Initiative, a Board member of District One Community Council, and the Vice Chair of the D1CC Land Use Committee.