Career Readiness Coordinator, Patrick Henry High School
Nneka Abdullah
Nneka Abdullah

Nneka (she/her/hers) is now in her sixth year as an AchieveMpls Career & College Center (CCC) Coordinator at South High School. Nneka works hard to help students feel welcome in the South CCC. She believes strong relationships are the foundation for earning trust and respect from students so that they can feel comfortable and take pride in their life planning. Nneka also has a passion for equity and prides herself in providing access to all students based on what they need.

Nneka is a proud alumna of Minneapolis Public Schools and a graduate of North High. Her children attend MPS schools and her husband also works in the district. She received her M.A. in Human Service with an emphasis on Family Life Education from Concordia University and earned her B.A. in Psychology at the University of Minnesota-Duluth.