Our mission is to accelerate social impact in the Twin Cities.

Impact Hub is part innovation lab, part coworking space, part civic forum. Our members are a vibrant, diverse and growing community of innovators and entrepreneurs dedicated to driving  positive change in MSP and beyond.

We provide an inclusive, inspiring, and functional space that connects our members to the ideas, resources, and people they need to make tangible social impact. We also serve as a gathering place for the global movement towards stronger cities and a new economy.

 

Meet our Team

Impact Hubs are hosted by a team that help serendipity along by connecting members, encouraging cross-sector collaboration, designing events and opportunities and supporting your work. Impact Hub MSP was founded by a team of social change agents who wanted to create a home of radical ideas that create positive social change. The team that is hosting and facilitating this home is dedicated to community. We are growing and would love to see you get involved! Meet the people that make Impact Hub MSP!

Our Staff and Hosts

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Danielle Steer

Danielle Steer manages daily operations Impact Hub Minneapolis - St. Paul. As a jack-of-all-trades, she drives day-to-day ope…

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Nichelle C. Brunner

As an East Coast native, Nichelle Brunner joins Impact Hub Minneapolis-St. Paul through the New Sector Alliance Fellowship. H…

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Alexis Yeboah

Alexis Yeboah

Alexis Yeboah is a lover of connection, has a passion for novelty and using your personal experiences as a means to live your…

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Board of Directors

Ben Streched

Ben Aase

Principal, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP and National Consulting Practice Leader, Public Sector Group Ben provides na…

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Andrea Davila

Andrea Davila is the Deputy Director at Echoing Green, the pioneering social venture capital fund based in New York, NY. Over…

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Katie Kalkman

Katie Kalkman

Client Development Manager, Antenna Consulting Young entrepreneur, rental property owner and manager, and Coll…

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Mary Rick

Director of Sales, Peace Coffee Mary has served in senior roles with national green business networks includin…

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John Sankara

John Sankara works for CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA) in their Public Sector Consulting practice. In his role, he works with so…

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Chris Dykstra

Chris Dykstra

Founding partner and CEO of Warecorp, an international software engineering, and consulting company working with impact entre…

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Jeff Dykstra

Jeff currently serves as the CEO of Partners in Food Solutions, a consortium of leading global food companies - General Mills…

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Terri New

Terri Barreiro

Adjunct Instructor, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota Recently retired founding direc…

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Impact Hub Global Locations

What started in 2005 as a gathering place for Impact pioneers in London has grown into a community of more than 15,000 professional members in 85+ Impact Hub locations worldwide. As an Impact Hub member, you gain access to each and every location worldwide. This growing community utilizes the power of entrepreneurship and collaboration to generate and advance innovative approaches social and environmental challenges at both local and global levels.

The Impact Hub network is a global force for the new economy. We invite you to explore our network, from San Francisco to Singapore, Johannesburg to Madrid, and dozens of other cities across the globe.

 
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The grand opening of the Center for Impact and Innovation comprised of the Hub Seattle, Social Venture Partners, and the Bainbridge Graduate Institute in their new building in Pioneer Square in Seattle, Wash. on October 26, 2012.  (© Karen Ducey Multimedia)
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