Meet the Team

Our Leadership

AsaleSol Young

AsaleSol Young

Executive Director
Anne Ketz

Anne Ketz

Real Estate Director
Jamar Smith

Jamar Smith

Housing Stability Director
Paul Vliem

Paul Vliem

Development Director
Finance & Operations Director

Finance & Operations Director

Finance & Operations Director
Temi Ogunrinde

Temi Ogunrinde

Equity & Engagement Director

Our Staff

Azad Lassiter

Azad Lassiter

Real Estate Development Project Manager
Ellen DeYoung

Ellen DeYoung

Institutional Relations Manager
Fatima Buri

Fatima Buri

Executive Assistant and Office Coordinator
Katie Herrick

Katie Herrick

Communications Manager
Kassidy Rouse

Kassidy Rouse

Development Intern
NOW HIRING: Events & Data Manager

NOW HIRING: Events & Data Manager

Moussa Maiga

Moussa Maiga

Donor Relations Manager
Tiara Jones

Tiara Jones

NAZ Family Achievement Coach
Yuri Harper

Yuri Harper

Resident Organizer
NOW HIRING: Homeownership Pathways Manager

NOW HIRING: Homeownership Pathways Manager

Our Board of Directors

Danyika Leonard

Danyika Leonard

Board Co-Chair | Policy Director, Education Evolving
Rev. Jim Bear Jacobs

Rev. Jim Bear Jacobs

Board Co-Chair | Co-Director for Racial Justice, MN Council of Churches
Lee Schafer

Lee Schafer

Board Treasurer
Erinn Valine

Erinn Valine

Board Member | Attorney, Fabyanske, Westra, Hart & Thomson, P.A
Jason Hetland

Jason Hetland

Board Member | Partner, Bleakley Financial Group
Ravie Singh

Ravie Singh

Board Member | Assistant Vice President & Branch Manager, U.S. Bank
Sadaqah Jones

Sadaqah Jones

Board Member | Realtor
Tabitha Cunningham

Tabitha Cunningham

Board Member | Staff Accountant
Tiffany Dykes

Tiffany Dykes

Board Member | Major & Planned Giving Officer, Catholic Charities

Want to join the team? Learn more about current opportunities, here.