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Shonni Krengel

Program Administrator / Community Development Specialist

Shonni Krengel is currently working as ADC Program Administrator / Community Development Specialist as of September 9, 2020. She is a recent graduate from the University of St. Thomas with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and double minor in Sociology and Justice and Peace Studies. She was working as the Community Development Specialist at the African Development Center through AmeriCorps Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) program September 2019 - 2020. This program is a Federal Program that works towards alleviating poverty in America. Shonni is passionate about social justice and advocacy. Therefore, she is eager to continue to utilize her passions into her work at ADC.

Staff Directory

Nasibu Sareva

Executive Director

Christine Lukudu

Program Manager - Business Development Department / Portfolio

Abdirizak Jama

Loan Officer / Business Advisor

Ayan Abdinur

Program Manager – Housing and Financial Education Department

Habtamu Gana

SBA Microloan Program Manager / Housing & Financial Ed. Program Assistant Manager

Denise Favors

Lender Service Provider / SBA CA 7(a) Loan Program

Rich Thomasgard

Property & Projects Manager

Abdirahin Hussen

Regional Manager - Central Minnesota

Jacqueline (AKA Jackie) Schell

Communications & Fund Development manager

Shonni Krengel

Program Administrator / Community Development Specialist

In Memoriam Hussein Samatar

Founder, African Development Center of Minnesota