Council Member Carlson


Ward 2

Council Member Shelly CarlsonName
Shelly Carlson

Ending 12/31/2022

Phone: 218.299.5547
Email Council Member Carlson


  • Moorhead Library Board
  • LARL Library Board 
  • Community Facilities Task Force (City, Schools, & County)
  • Joint Powers Committee (alternate)
  • Metro Flood Diversion Public Outreach Committee
  • Metro Flood Diversion Authority Board (alternate)


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Legal Assistance – Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Masters of Public Administration - Minnesota State University Moorhead


  • Spouse – Ron
  • Children – McKinnon and Jordan

Other Info

  • Employment: Criminal Justice Systems Manager at Minnesota Elder Justice Center
  • Community Engagement:
    • Moorhead Police Activities & Athletics League Board of Directors
    • FM Area Foundation Women’s Fund Advisory Committee
    • PEO Member
  • Faith Community: Member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Moorhead
  • Hobbies:Reading, traveling, playing piano, watching hockey and gymnastics, playing pinochle, and spending time with family and friends