Anthony Desnick

Architect, Urban Designer, and Bike Advocate

Minneapolis, MN

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 writes for 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.

The Amazing Way Bicycles Change You

Freedom, on a bicycle