Hansi Johnson

Director of Recreational Lands with Minnesota Land Trust


As Director of Recreational Lands, Hansi Johnson focuses on assisting the City of Duluth in identifying, securing and promoting its nature-based recreational assets. In addition, he works with other Land Trust staff to develop strategies to expand this work to other communities in Minnesota.

Prior to joining the Land Trust, Hansi was the Regional Director for the International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA), helping volunteer clubs such as the Duluth-based Cyclists of Gitchee Gumee Shores (COGGS) work within their communities to create destination quality, sustainable, off road cycling trail experiences. He also spent 12 years in sales and marketing for such companies as Patagonia, Wenonah Canoe and Garmont USA.

Contact: hansjohnson@minnesotalandtrust.org