Representative Bernardy is a wife, mom, and lifelong member of the community she represents. She loves bringing people together, which is why much of her career has been creating community partnerships. Outside of her legislative work, Bernardy serves as the Director of Active Living Ramsey Communities where she engages the community to improve health by creating and promoting environments where it is safe and easy for everyone to be physically active in their daily routines. Prior to her work in the public sector, Bernardy was a Senior Financial Administrator for Honeywell for ten years. Serving her fifth term in the Minnesota House, Bernardy and her husband celebrated 30 years of marriage in 2015 and have 4 daughters and 8 grandchildren.