Staff

Meet our staff and catch a glimpse of us when we were students!

To reach our main office line call 612-455-1530.

questions? contact us! 

Jane

Austin

Marketing Director
612-455-1564

Rebecca

Becker

Development Database Coordinator
612-455-1536

Selam

Berhea

Step Up Youth Services Assistant
612-455-1541

Lauren

Bloem

Monitoring & Evaluation Manager
612-455-1542

Jeremiah

Brown

Senior Director of Partnerships and Internships Innovation
612-455-1562

Cecilia

Caro

College & Career Center Coordinator, Southwest High School
612-668-3065

Caitlyn

Cole

Career & College Centers Manager
612-455-1554

Lisa

Dornacker

Career Readiness Coordinator, Patrick Henry High School
612-668-2008

Kendra

Engels

Career & College Centers Director
612-455-1566

Tiffany

Enríquez

Career & College Centers Manager
612-455-1563

Sophie

Gori

Step Up Employer Engagement Associate
612-455-1568

Danielle

Grant

President & CEO
612-455-1530

Ashley

Grell

Step Up Senior Employer Engagement Associate
612-455-1535

Lara

Griffin

Career Readiness Coordinator, The FAIR School Downtown

Nora

Guerin

Senior Career & College Center Coordinator, Edison High School
612-668-1370

Zoey

Haines

Career & College Center Coordinator, Central Senior High Schools
zhaines.ach@spps.org

Katie

Hanson

Career & College Center Coordinator, South High School
612-564-0474

Angel

Jennings

Office Manager & Special Projects Associate
612-455-1560

Heidi

Johnson

Events and Communications Manager
612-455-1559

Amanda

Justen

Career Readiness Coordinator, Roosevelt High School
612-668-4822

Doyen

Kulee

Career & College Center Coordinator, Creative Arts Secondary School and Humboldt Senior High School

Sue

Ladehoff

Executive Assistant & Board Liaison
612-455-1567

Kelsey

Massey

Career Readiness Coordinator, South High School
612-668-4363

Nicole

Mayo

Career & College Readiness Coordinator, Longfellow Alternative High School and FAIR School Downtown
763-200-6208

Jennifer

McGee

Development Director
612-455-1552

Munira

Mohamed

Career & College Center Coordinator, Heritage Academy and Washburn High Schools
Heritage: 612-668-1583; Washburn: 612-668-3546

Ikram

Mohamud

Step Up Youth Services Associate
612-455-1553

James

Murphy

Manager of Strategic Resource Development for Minneapolis Public Schools
612-668-0154

Ashley

Musana

Career Exposure Coordinator
612-455-1571

Miriam

Osman

Career & College Center Coordinator, Southwest High School
612-668-3065

Brenda

Palo

College Internships Program Associate
612-455-1565

Andrew

Peterson

Career Readiness Coordinator, Edison High School
612-668-1370

Arnise

Roberson

Senior Career and College Coordinator, North High School
612-668-1719

Eric

Rodgers

Career & College Center Coordinator, Roosevelt High School
612-668-4822

Danielle

Seifert

Career & College Center Coordinator, Washburn High School
612-668-3442

Theresa

Stets

Step Up Youth Services Coordinator
612-455-1561

Chris

Stoltenberg

Career & College Center Coordinator, Wellstone International High School
612-668-5170

Megan

Swoboda

Director of Finance & Operations
612-455-1556

Devona

Thomas

Step Up Employer Engagement Associate
612-455-1532

Nou

Vang

Career & College Center Coordinator, Patrick Henry High School
612-668-2008

Leedra

Yang

Career & College Center Coordinator, Como Park Senior High School