Community Outreach Coordinators

Connecting the Public with the Blue Line Extension Project

Outreach Areas

Each of the METRO Blue Line Extension Community Outreach Coordinators is responsible for outreach to the community along a different segment of the route. Download a map of the community outreach areas [PDF] including Outreach Coordinators' contact information.

Juan Rangel

Brooklyn Park

Stations: Oak Grove Parkway, 93rd Avenue, 85th Avenue, Brooklyn Boulevard, 63rd Avenue

Outreach Coordinator:

Juan Rangel
612-373-5338
Juan.Rangel@metrotransit.org

Juan Rangel (pronounced RON-hel), who is bilingual in Spanish and English, is a former outreach coordinator for Hennepin Technical College. He received his bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Minnesota.
David Davies

Crystal, Robbinsdale, Golden Valley

Stations: Bass Lake Road, Robbinsdale, Golden Valley Road, Plymouth Avenue/Theodore Wirth Park

Outreach Coordinator:

David Davies
612-373-5336
David.Davies@metrotransit.org

David Davies earned a master’s degree from the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs. He previously worked for the Minnesota Department of Agriculture and at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Center for Communication Programs. He served in the Peace Corps in Mozambique and speaks Portuguese.
Sophia Ginis

Minneapolis

Stations: Penn Avenue, Van White Boulevard, Target Field

Outreach Coordinator:

Sophia Ginis
612-373-3895
Sophia.Ginis@metrotransit.org

Minneapolis native Sophia Ginis speaks some Spanish in addition to English and holds a masters degree from the University of Minnesota's Humphrey School of Public Affairs. She also has been a community organizer in the Cedar-Riverside area of Minneapolis.