Simonsen Named to National Scenic Byways Board of Directors

Penny Simonsen was recently named to the National Scenic Byways Board of Directors.  Penny attended one of the National Scenic Byway Foundation (NSBF) Leader Training workshops in New York last fall.

The vision of the National Scenic Byways Foundation is that Byways will be recognized and valued worldwide for their distinctive experiences, stories and treasured places.  The mission of the National Scenic Byway Foundation is to empower, strengthen, and help sustain byways.

For more information on Region 7E’s three scenic byways, Lake Mille Lacs Scenic Byway, Veterans Evergreen Scenic Byway and St. Croix Scenic Byway you can contact Penny at 320-679-4065 or by email to