Local Speaker: Tony Desnick

Tony Desnick: Bicycle Advocate and Cycling Enthusiast

Anthony Desnick
Anthony Desnick
Architect, Urban Designer, and Bike Advocate

TEDx Zumbro River is pleased to announce the addition of Tony Desnick to our list of presenters!

Tony Desnick is a parent, educator, architect, urban designer, blogger, bike activist and bike share promoter. As Director for Development and New Projects with Nice Ride Minnesota, he looks after bike programs in Greater Minnesota. He also works with companies to help them sponsor Nice Ride to promote biking as a legitimate form of daily transportation. He writes for the blogs, minneapolize.com and streets.mn where he makes a case for bikes saving the world from itself. He sits on the Board of Directors for Smart Trips St. Paul, the St. Paul TMO. Most days you’ll find him on his “barkfiets” carrying his greyhound Lucy to and from work. He has been riding a bike for 55 years and rides everyday of the year.