Jesse Winkler

Hennepin County Board Appointee

The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners appointed Jesse Winkler to the Three Rivers Park District Board in 2021. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from North Central University. Jesse’s professional career is in Human Resources with experience in both the public and private sectors.

Jesse is a past gubernatorial appointee to the Minnesota Governor’s Residence Council and the Minnesota Board of Public Health and Therapy, former Chair of the Hennepin County Human Resources Citizens Advisory Board, and past member of the City of Brooklyn Park Budget Advisory Committee and the Planning Commission.

Jesse is a father to four and resides in Brooklyn Park.

Three kids play on a swing and climbing area at Elm Creek Park Reserve.


There is something to enjoy at each of the parks in the Three Rivers park system.  I can often be seen at Elm Creek on the playground with my kiddos, enjoying the dog park at Fish Lake, or exploring the hiking trails at French Regional Park.

Jesse's term expires December 31, 2024.