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Kevin Zabel

Kevin Zabel is the Communications Director for ARRM, a non-profit association supporting people with disabilities and their care providers. In that role, Kevin applies a decade of marketing and communications experience to guide the association’s strategic mission in a rapidly changing human services environment.

Prior to joining ARRM, Kevin’s career included time with the Minnesota Realtors Association, as their Public Affairs Director and Political Director, and FLS Connect, a political contact vendor, working with their local, state, and national trade association clients in refining and executing their lobbying strategies.

In addition to his professional career, Kevin also serves his community as a City Council member in Oakdale, MN. First elected in 2016 and re-elected in 2020, Kevin is in his second term.

Kevin holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Saint Thomas and a master’s degree in political management from George Washington University. He currently resides with his husband Trinity and puppy named Beau in Oakdale.