About

Brad Aho in Eden Prairie City Council Chambers

Priorities

  • Continue to keep Eden Prairie a top tier city to attract residents and businesses
  • Public Safety- Strong caring Police Department, Effective Fire Department, CERT, CodeRED Emergency Notification System
  • Keep improving service delivery through efficiency and technology- Digital Cities Award
  • Stewardship of City assets and infrastructure
  • Maintain and improve water quality
  • Work with businesses and residents on planning of 4 SW LRT stations
  • Maintain AAA Bond Rating
  • Most importantly- KEEP TAXES AFFORDABLE

Biography

  • Second generation American of Finnish descent
  • Grew up in Detroit, Michigan
  • Moved to MN in 1976 with family as a Senior in High School
  • University of MN Institute of Technology- BSEE while working all through college
  • Married Bev (Hurula) 1980
  • Three children raised in Eden Prairie- worked with Band, choir, swimming, hockey, lacrosse and skiing programs
  • Worked for Medtronic, Audio Research, Control Data, Magnetic Data
  • University of MN Carlson School of Management MBA program in IT
  • Started Information Technology Solutions (ITS)
  • Sold ITS to Erickson Technologies and still working there as a Technology Sales Consultant
  • Started EHR Consulting Group and worked with HCMC

Community Service

  • Eden Prairie City Council since 2005
  • Love EP and serving the community
  • Priority to represent residents and have not missed a single Council meeting in 8 years
  • Chair of the I-494 Corridor Commission
    • I-494/Highway 169 interchange
    • I-494/35W interchange
    • SW LRT
  • SW Transit Board Member
  • Supported Community Center Remodel, 3rd Sheet of ice- Public/Private partnerships
  • Supported Liquor Store remodel
  • Supported Art Center and Observatory
  • 20-40-15 Program

Meet Brad Aho's Family

Wife- Beverly J. Aho

Daughter- Dr. Amber (Aho) Holt and Will Holt

Son- Austin (Aho) Adesso and Michaela Adesso

Daughter- Annie (Aho) Pantzke and Joshua Pantzke

Beverly J Aho

Beverly J. Aho

MBA, JD

Works as an attorney at Beverly J Aho Law Firm.

Dr Amber (Aho) Holt

Dr. Amber (Aho) Holt

D.O. General and Vascular Surgery

Lives in Georgia with her husband Will and works in Colquitt Regional Medical Center as a general surgeon.

Austin and Mica in Vail skiing

Austin (Aho) Adesso

Video Storyteller

Lives in Colorado with his wife Mica and works for Hormel Foods producing videos.

Annie and Josh in boat.

Annie (Aho) Pantzke

News report/Anchor

Lives in Seattle with her husband Joshua and is an on-camera News Reporter for Fox Q13.