Our Team

We are entrepreneurs, creatives, artists, innovators, leaders, disrupters, thinkers, makers & doers on a mission to accelerate social impact in the Twin Cities.



Katie Kalkman

Executive Director




Keith Ischer

Operations Manager



Bailey Johnson

Event & Marketing Manager


Ben Ihde

Member Services & Operations Coordinator




Mia Cannon

Special Projects Manager



Kayla Yang-Best

Kayla Yang-Best

Seasoned Specialty Foods

Chris Dykstra


Kate Demer

Minnesota Public Radio

David Ly

Bizarre Solutions

Judy Jandro

Community Reinvestment Fund

Michelle Tran-Maryns


Ted Carling

Ecotone Analytics

Terri Barreiro

Impact Hub MSP Co-founder

Member Council

A standing committee of volunteer Impact Hub Members comprised of different skills and experience that provides board and management with objective opinions about the organization. We meet monthly to discuss strategy and support of Impact Hub and it’s community!

Elizabeth Rossini

Fractional CMO

Kelsey King

Land O Lakes

Tamara Torres

Optima Results Coaching

Matt Ladhoff

Matt Ladhoff

Ecotone Analytics

Ned Zimmerman-Bence


Paul Schadewald

Macalester College

Victoria Karpeh

Legacy Family Center

Work Traders

The Work Trade Program is an opportunity for your skills and our needs to be met! We have a variety of roles available to keep our space running smoothly for our members. For your service and time, we’ll give you a free membership in exchange. Learn more and apply here.

Jack FitzGerrell

1 Million Cups Organizer + Marketing Support

Chloe Edwards

1 Million Cups Organizer

Mark Hiemenz

Community Host