Emily J. Nachtigal has joined FaegreBD Consulting as an advisor with the government advocacy and consulting team, working from the firm’s Minneapolis office.
Nachtigal brings strategic and global perspectives to clients after experience from roles in the Minnesota State Capitol and study earning an International Master of Science degree in economics and development. Her master’s degree program included stays at Ghent University in Belgium, Humboldt University in Germany and Slovakia University of Agriculture in Slovakia, as well as a case study on water resource management in Jordan.
In the Minnesota State Capitol, Nachigal served in a variety of roles and responsibilities as a legislative assistant to the House Majority Leader, field organizer for the DFL House Caucus and an independent contractor. Her 2012 bachelor’s degree at the University of Minnesota in applied economics took her to study abroad stops in Turkey for international business in emerging markets and Spain for economics.