Staff

NDC Staff

Headquarters staff

Administration

Mihailo Temali, Founder & Chief Executive Officer
651-379-8426
Mike LaFave, Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
651-379-8424
Kathy Moriarty, Director of Training & Chief Administrative Officer
651-379-8427
Emma Spillman, Training Coordinator & Office Manager
651-379-8432

Communications

Emily Blodgett, Director of External Communications
651-379-8111

Finance

Teshite Wako, Chief Financial Officer
651-379-8421
Darrell Beauford, Real Estate Accounting Manager
651-379-8435
Daniel Birru, Accountant
651-379-8420

Fundraising & Data

Dean Sanberg, Director of Development & Business Expansion Manager
651-379-8429
Samir Saikali, Manager of Grants & Data
651-379-8423

Loans

Denise Favors, Senior SBA Loan & Business Development Officer
651-379-8436
Perla Mayo
, Loan Officer & Business Advisor
651-379-8119
Phillip Porter, Loan Officer & Business Advisor
651-379-8117
Brian Singer, Director of Lending
651-379-8422
Michael Thielen, Loan Fund Administrator
651-379-8425
Romaine Turner, Loan Officer & Business Advisor
651-379-8430

Training

Cicely Corbett, Training Administrator
651-379-8116
Adjoa Akofio-Sowah, Training & Communications Coordinator
651-379-8434

U7 Collaborative

Isabel Chanslor, Director of NDC Business Lab
651-379-8431
Mary Kuria, Client Manager & Business Advisor
651-379-8433 
Ryan Kidder, Lead Graphic Designer
651-379-8114

Midtown Global Market staff

Harvey Hoffman, Building Operations Manager
612-876-4041
Elizabeth (Becky) George, Cultural Events and Property Manager
612-876-4450
Jeff Alexander, Director of Real Estate
612-876-4451
Earlsworth Baba Letang, Market Manager
612-876-4449
Ben Johnson, Real Estate Project Developer
612-237-1977