Staff

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 & Development

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

Soon-Young Oh, Communications & Resource Development Coordinator
651-379-8434

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

Samir Saikali, Manager of Grants & Data 
651-379-8423

Loans

Sarah Emmel, Loan Fund Administrator
651-379-8425

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

Romaine Turner, Loan Officer & Business Advisor
651-379-8430

Bee Vang, Loan Officer & Business Advisor 
651-379-8428

Training

Cicely Corbett, Training Administrator
651-379-8116
 

NDC Business Lab

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