Staff &

Board

Executive Team

Paul head shot
Paul Williams
President and CEO
Antonio Cardona headshot
Antonio Cardona
Vice President of Career Readiness
Scott Cordes headshot
Scott Cordes
Chief Financial Officer & Vice President of Operations
Andriana Abariotes headshot
Andriana Abariotes
Vice President of Development & External Affairs
Mike LaFave headshot
Mike LaFave
Senior Vice President of Housing Stability

Administration

Leadership

Dan Bain
Dan Bain
Corporate Controller
Sue Carpenter
Sue Carpenter
Director of Human Resources
Karen Henrickson
Karen Henrickson
Director of Information Technology
Melanie Mills
Melanie Mills
Director of Administration
Marissa Peterson
Marissa Peterson
Director of Financial Planning & Analysis

Development & External Affairs

Leadership

Zarah Augustine headshot
Zarah Augustine
Volunteer Program Manager
Amanda Herbst
Amanda Herbst
Director of Impact, Grants & Evaluation

Career Readiness

Leadership

Amy Anlauf
Amy Anlauf
Senior Director of Education
Kristy Snyder
Kristy Snyder
LEAP Director
Angie Willardson
Angie Willardson
Director of Employment and Training

Housing Stability

Leadership

Peter Elwell
Peter Elwell
Director of Affordable Housing Services and Data Compliance
Sarah Koschinska
Sarah Koschinska
Senior Director of Resident Services
Kate Norman
Kate Norman
Regional Property Manager
Katherine Pollock
Katherine Pollock
Director of Supportive Housing for Single Adults
Candice Rosalez
Candice Rosalez
Senior Director of Property Management
Leslie Seaberg
Leslie Seaberg
Director of Asset Management
DeBorah Smith
DeBorah Smith
Director of Supportive Housing for Families
Chris Wilson
Chris Wilson
Senior Director of Real Estate Development
Bill McKinney
Bill McKinney, Chair
Anthem, Inc.
Tanya Bell
Tanya Bell, Vice Chair
Grand Real Estate
Leigh Niebuhr
Leigh Niebuhr, Treasurer
Compass Capital Management, Inc.
Dena VanDeVoort Ehrich
Dena VanDeVoort Ehrich, Secretary
3M
Hassan Asghar
Hassan Asghar
Hinge Health
Phil Davis
Phil Davis
Minneapolis College, Retired
Colleen Dockendorf
Colleen Dockendorf
Ryan Companies US, Inc.
Andrew Downey
Andrew Downey
PwC
John Hamilton
John Hamilton
UrbanWorks, retired
Brian Jermeland
Brian Jermeland
Northland/ Traveler's Insurance
Jessi Kingston
Jessi Kingston
North Memorial Health
Nick Kozlak
Nick Kozlak
Kozlak Capital Partners
Ken LaChance
Ken LaChance
Wells Fargo
Ryan Long
Ryan Long
Xcel Energy
Cathy McFarland McLane
Cathy McFarland McLane
CathyConnects, LLC
Nasibu Sareva
Nasibu Sareva
African Development Center
Courtney Schroeder
Courtney Schroeder
General Mills
Shannon Smith Jones
Shannon Smith Jones
Hope Communities
Sarah Stumme
Sarah Stumme
Allina Health
Christine Szaj
Christine Szaj
Mitchell Hamline School of Law
Kristine Widmer
Kristine Widmer
Opus Foundation
Tom Zirbs
Tom Zirbs
U.S. Bank
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Hussein Farah
New Vision
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Karen Kelleu-Ariwoola
Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ)
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Carolyn Roby
Wells Fargo Foundation (retired)
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Noya Woodrich
City of Minneapolis, Health Department