Jane Prince Biography

Jane is a 30-year East Side resident and lives in Ward 7’s Mounds Park neighborhood, where she and her husband, David Murphy, purchased their home in 1984 and raised their son Sam, a 2003 Harding High School graduate. Jane’s husband is a landscaping designer and contractor.  

As an attorney, a community volunteer and as a city council legislative aide, Jane has an extensive record of innovative problem solving and consensus building on issues of broad community concern.


  • Attorney in private practice

  • Dayton’s Bluff Community District Council volunteer on 3M Site Redevelopment Advisory Task Force, the Near East Side Economic Development Implementation Strategy, and the University Community Advisory Committee

  • Buy Local business advocate with Metro Independent Business Alliance

  • Legislative Aide to St. Paul City Council Jay Benanav

  • Communications Specialist, St. Paul’s Department of Planning & Economic Development

Last Edited: April 3, 2019