Sophie Downey

Program Assistant

Professional Bio

Sophie recently graduated from Macalester College with a degree in environmental studies, a minor in biology, and an emphasis in environmental justice. Previously, she worked as an intern at the local nonprofits Great River Greening and Climate Generation.

FMR Role

As outreach assistant, Sophie posts FMR events online, researches potential partnerships in different parts of the state and supports the outreach team at dozens of educational and volunteer events.

Personal Details

Sophie grew up in Minneapolis, close enough to the river that hikes and outdoor adventures were an important part of her childhood. She loves canoeing in the summer, ice skating in the winter, and in her free time enjoys reading novels, cooking, and listening to podcasts.

Contact, 651.222.2193 x20