Julie Lucas to Advocate for Responsible Mining as MiningMinnesota Executive Director
Julie Lucas has been named the new executive director of MiningMinnesota, an industrial trade organization that advocates for safe and responsible mining in Minnesota. Lucas brings vast industry and community background, knowledge and involvement to MiningMinnesota, drawing on experience as an environmental manager and water resources director for various mining and mineral development companies. Lucas is looking forward to amplifying Minnesota’s position as a mining industry leader dedicated to providing the critical minerals needed for the transition to clean energy and to address climate change. She will begin her new role on August 1, 2022.