Staff

Meet our staff and catch a glimpse of us when we were students! Search by individuals or teams.

Contact Achieve Twin Cities

Jane

Austin

Marketing Director
612-455-1564

Rebecca

Becker

Development Database Coordinator
612-455-1536

Lisa

Beckham

Career and College Readiness Program Manager
612-455-1550

Jessica

Bedward

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, MPS Contract Alternative Schools
612-405-3146

Elizabeth

Bjork

Accounting and Finance Manager
612-455-1557

Sarah

Blouin

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, MPS Online School
612-399-6075

Jeremiah

Brown

Senior Director of Partnerships and Internship Innovation

India

Burton

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

Caitlyn

Cole

Career and College Readiness Team Manager
612-405-9693

Mariah

Colucci

Step Up Employer Engagement Associate
612-455-1532

Lisa

Dornacker

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Patrick Henry High School
612-668-1992

Kendra

Engels

Director of School-Based Programs
612-455-1566

Danielle

Grant

President & CEO
612-455-1530

Ashley

Grell

Step Up Manager of Employer Engagement
612-455-1535

Nora

Guerin

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Edison High School
612-668-1370 or 612-414-7207

Zoey

Haines

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Central Senior High Schools
zhaines.ach@spps.org

Katie

Hanson

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

Angel

Jennings

Office Manager & Special Projects Associate
612-455-1560

Hannah

Jones

Development Manager
612-455-1549

Amanda

Justen

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Roosevelt High School
612-460-1588

Bridgette

Kelly

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Como Park Senior High School
651-744-5329

Katie

Kovacovich

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Harding Senior High School

Doyen

Kulee

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Creative Arts Secondary School

Sue

Ladehoff

Executive Assistant & Board Liaison
612-455-1567

Erica

Lebens-Englund

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Washburn High School
612-668-3546

Talia

Levin

Step Up Youth Services Manager

Yolanda

Martinez-Pineda

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Longfellow High School

Kelsey

Massey

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, South High School
612-564-0474

Jennifer

McGee

Director of Advancement
612-455-1552

Munira

Mohamed

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Heritage Academy
Heritage: 612-668-1583; Washburn: 612-460-0329

Brenda

Palo

College Internships Program Associate
612-455-1565

Kelsey

Parsons

Step Up Employer Engagement Assistant
763-957-0737 (cell)

Colin

Peters

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Washington Technology Magnet School
651-325-2669

Andrew

Peterson

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

Beebee

Qureshi

Monitoring and Evaluation Data Specialist
612-455-1571

Eric

Rodgers

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Roosevelt High School
612-567-6897

Hana

Sato

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Washburn High School
612-668-3442

Sam

Smith

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, FAIR School Downtown

Andy

Sonnesyn

Manager of Strategic Resource Development for Minneapolis Public Schools

Chris

Stoltenberg

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Wellstone International High School
612-668-5115

Megan

Swoboda

Finance & Operations Director
612-455-1556

Anthony

Villagrana

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

Nolan

Wages

Step Up Employer Engagement Associate
612-455-1568

Margaret

Walker

Step Up Youth Services Assistant
612-486-2723

Emily

Westerlund

Manager of Monitoring & Evaluation
612-455-1542

Donte

Wilkins

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Southwest High School
708-528-5286

Haley

Wireman-Sobba

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, MPS Contract Alternative Schools
806-553-4336

Kong

Xiong

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Southwest High School

Rose

Yackley

Career and College Readiness Coordinator, Humboldt High School