Betsy Hodges is the 47th mayor of Minneapolis. In her role as mayor, she focuses on three clear goals: running the city well, growing a great city and increasing equity. Her priorities are ensuring the city works well for everyone and that all people can contribute to - and benefit from - the growth and prosperity of Minneapolis.
Sommer Mathis is editor of CityLab. She writes about the intersection of technology and consumer habits, and lives in Washington, D.C.