(St. Paul, MN) — The head of Minnesota’s Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) announced today (THU) she’s stepping down. Katie Clark Sieben says she’s pursuing other opportunities. Governor Mark Dayton says Clark Sieben will be replaced by his deputy chief of staff, Shawntera Hardy. Clark Sieben was appointed head of the DEED in 2012. Her last day as head of DEED will be April 22nd.