R5DC Welcomes Brendan Lee-Gilligan

Region Five Development Commission (R5DC) welcomes the addition of Brendan Lee-Gilligan. Lee-Gilligan joins R5DC as a Minnesota GreenCorps member. His focus will be on energy and environment planning and projects.

Lee-Gilligan is a recent college graduate with a degree in Environmental Studies. In his senior year, he worked from school remotely due to the pandemic. During this time, he wrote a thesis paper on how the United States could go about protecting honeybees and preventing Colony Collapse Disorder.