Kara V. Osterman joined the Lockridge Grindal Nauen State Government Relations team in 2016 and serves as the direct assistant for Rebecca J. Kanninen, Dan G. Larson, and the Government Relations team. Based in Minnesota, Ms. Osterman assists team members with a variety of critical tasks including client communication and coordination, event planning, scheduling, and other organizational and administrative duties.

Prior to joining LGN, Ms. Osterman worked on political campaigns in Minnesota and Iowa. She also brought administrative experience from working as the assistant to the Energy Commission in Rochester, Minnesota.

Ms. Osterman graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Environmental Studies from Luther College. She resides in Minneapolis.