Emily Hunt Turner

Emily Hunt Turner ’07 (BArch) is a civil rights attorney in Minneapolis with a background in housing, architecture and public policy. She was born in St. Paul, grew up in Wahpeton, North Dakota and spent the last thirteen years in New York, Atlanta, and New Orleans. In 2016, Emily founded All Square—a nonprofit gourmet grilled cheese restaurant in Minneapolis that aims to both hire and empower individuals with criminal records. Prior to launching All Square,​ Emily worked on issues of prisoner reentry, fair housing and segregation for the Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD).