Press Release

Aeon Welcomes New Board Member

Aeon’s Board of Directors welcomed a new member at its meeting on October 26, 2022: Greg Werner. The organization is currently in the process of setting a new strategic plan that will guide their work over the next 10 years, and the addition of Werner will offer new perspectives and experience during this important time. Minnesota is facing an affordable housing crisis. Aeon, a nonprofit developer, owner and manager of almost 6,000 affordable homes in the Twin Cities area, is responding by growing its impact.

Greg Werner

Greg Werner is Senior Vice President at Mortenson, a Minneapolis-headquartered, top-20 developer, builder and engineering services provider. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing Mortenson’s operations and serving as a member of its senior leadership team. At the core, his position consists of leading real estate development and construction.

In addition to bringing 32 years of construction industry leadership experience to Aeon, Werner has been active in several volunteer roles as well. He was the chair of Board Membership on the Harper College Foundation Board of Directors in Chicago, a council member with City of Hope hospitals and is a member of the YPO-WPO business organization.

I am thrilled to join the Aeon Board of Directors,” says Werner. “Quality, affordable housing is so important to the Twin Cities community and the well-being of the families who live here.”

Werner holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.