Here's what community members have to say about my
25-year commitment to St. Louis Park.
"Margaret Rog is the most qualified new city council candidate in recent history."
-Thom Miller, Council Member, St. Louis Park City Council
"Margaret understands the value of partnerships and is committed to finding creative ways our school district and city can work together to expand opportunities for students."
-Jim Yarosh, Chair, St. Louis Park School Board
"I have been continuously impressed by the breadth and depth of Margaret’s connections in our community. We would be well served by putting Margaret's knowledge and experience to use on our city council."
-Katherine Arnold, Chair, St. Louis Park Human Rights Commission
"Margaret's experience with our schools will be a great asset to the city council. I look forward to working with her to find new ways we can partner to ensure our schools and our community stay strong."
-Carrie Jennisen, co-chair, Vote YES for SLP Schools
"Margaret Rog knows St. Louis Park. She has always been a steadfast advocate for all causes that make ours a more equitable, livable community."
-Bob Ramsey, retired associate superintendent of St. Louis Park Schools, freelance writer, and advocate for vital aging
“Margaret is a proven leader and collaborator who will bring her extensive experience and strong personal character to the job of
Ward 1 city council member."
-Anne Marvy Hope, Fern Hill resident
"Margaret is a committed advocate for the SLP community, especially for those who do not always have a voice at the table. Margaret explores issues from every angle and constantly looks for ways to make sure that all perspectives and voices in the St. Louis Park community are heard.
- Michelle Kornblit, Fern Hill Neighborhood Resident
"Whether it’s been for national or local elections, I’ve never felt strongly enough about any candidate to advocate publicly. This year is different because it is for Margaret Rog, who I know truly cares about the community she serves."
-Elena Khalitov, Founder, Harmony Theater Company and School and Birchwood resident
"Margaret has been an active member of this community for more than 20 years and brings energy, intelligence, experience and a strong commitment to partnership in all her efforts to make SLP an engaged and connected community. Just one example is Margaret's leadership in successfully securing funding for Health in the Park, a citizen-driven initiative to improve health in our community.”
-Jean Olson, Health in the Park Outreach Coordinator and Birchwood neighborhood resident
"Margaret has been actively and positively engaged in her community for decades. She is not afraid to ask the hard questions and to really listen to residents' responses. I feel she is someone on my side."
-Sharon Lyon, St. Louis Park resident and senior
“Margaret Rog is a candidate whose boundless enthusiasm and deep neighborhood roots will serve our community well."
-Dave and Sue Rotert, Birchwood neighborhood