Staff

Jackie Blakey

Director of Finance and Administration
612-435-1693

Will Delaney

Associate Director
612-435-1689

James Evans (JT)

Teen Technology Center Coordinator
O: 612-435-1685 
C: 763-245-3453

Shawna Fankhanel Chavez

Accounting and Operations Coordinator
612-435-1821

Andrew Hopkins (DHop)

Director of Youth and Family Engagement
612-435-1673

Shannon Smith Jones

Executive Director
612-435-1692

Shruthi Kamisetty

Parks & Power Organizer/Fund Development
612-435-1680

Olivia Levins Holden

Community Resilience Organizer
612-435-1687

Char Madigan

Fundraiser
612-435-1681

Chaka Mkali

Director of Organizing and Community Building
612-435-1677

Sahkeena Mkali

Fund Development and Communications Associate
612-435-1695

Emmanuel Ortiz

Parks & Power Organizer
612-435-1827

Maggy Otte

Community Development Associate
612-435-1823

Bonita Ruiz

Receptionist
612-435-1675

Jae Hyun Shim

Food, Land and Community Program Coordinator
612-435-1683

Betsy Sohn

Director of Fund Development and Evaluation Strategy
612-435-1672

Jake Virden

Parks & Power Lead Organizer 
612-435-1824

Malyun Yahye

Community and Tenant Led Initiative Coordinator
612-435-1678