May 2018 Conversations with Al McFarlane Archives

U.S, Rep Keith Ellison has represented the Fifth Congressional District of Minnesota in the U.S. House of Representatives since taking office on January 4, 2007. The Fifth Congressional District is the most vibrant and diverse district in Minnesota with a rich history and traditions. The Fifth District includes the City of Minneapolis and the surrounding suburbs.

Resmaa Menakem MSW, LICSW, S.E.P.

Dr. BraVada Akinsanya is a licensed clinical psychologist

Amanda Koonjbeharry is the Manager of Hennepin County’s No Wrong Door Initiative.

Deborah Huskins is the Human Services Area Director Eligibility, Work Services and Child Support at Hennepin County.

Jillian Kyles is the Program Manager of Navigation and Information Services at Hennepin County.

Gilbert Acevedo was appointed the assistant commissioner for the Health Systems Bureau at the Minnesota Department of Health in October 2015.

Justin Terrell is the Executive Director of the Council for Minnesotans of African Heritage. Justin is a political strategist with a track record of policy victories and community engagement. Terrell has led successful campaigns focused on Criminal Justice and Democracy reform. He is an accomplished trainer and has led political education locally, nationally and in Central Europe.

Chaz Sandifer and Val Turner are founders of Noir Elite Fitness. Val is a certified Zumba instructor and Chaz Sandifer a figure bodybuilder.

Dr. Nicole Winbush, MD is a family medicine specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 15 years.

Kari Davis, Branch Director for the Cora McCorvey Center (YMCA