Staff

Joan Bennett

Real Estate Specialist

612-435-1823

Jackie Blakey

Director of Finance and Administration
612-435-1693

Will Delaney

Associate Director
612-435-1689

Shawna Fankhanel Chavez

Accounting and Operations Coordinator
612-435-1821

Andrew Hopkins (Dhop)

Director of Youth and Family Engagement
612-435-1673

James Evans (JT)

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

Shannon Jones

Executive Director
612-435-1692

Abé Levine

Program Assistant, Food, Land & Community
612-435-1690

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

Organizer, Parks & Power Campaign
612-435-1827

Bonita Ruiz

Receptionist
612-435-1675

Betsy Sohn

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

Jake Virden

Lead Organizer, Parks and Power
612-435-1824

Malyun Yahye

Community Circles Coordinator
612-435-1678