Mayor's staff

Each member of the Mayor's Office staff focuses on a specific service or policy area.

Becky Boland

Senior Policy Aide
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-364-5318

  • Administration
  • Mayor's schedule & calendaring
  • Constituent services

Peter Ebnet

Senior Strategic Policy Advisor
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-2156

  • Homelessness Response
  • Environment & Sustainability
  • Intergovernmental Relations
  • Internal Audit
  • Minneapolis Park Board
  • Minneapolis Public Schools

Rebecca Fabunmi

Director of Economic Development & Policy Inclusion
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-3711

  • Economic Development & Inclusion
  • Business Outreach & Workforce Development
  • Commercial Land Use & Development
  • Arts, Culture, and the Creative Economy
  • Race Equity

Tou Tou Khamsot

Office Associate
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-3477

  • Constituent services
  • Administrative duties

Andrea Inouye

Director of Strategic Partnerships
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-2984

  • Affordable Housing
  • Stable Homes Stable Schools
  • Housing Policy and Strategy
  • Renter Policy and Strategy
  • Minneapolis Public Housing Authority

Jared Jeffries

Principal Policy Aide, Public Safety
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-368-0552

  • Public Safety
  • Police Community Relations
  • Police Accountability & Transparency
  • Violence Prevention & Intervention
  • Criminal Justice Reform

Yvonne MacFarlane

Executive Assistant
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-2100

  • Administration
  • Constituent services

Tara Niebeling

Communications Advisor
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-2486

  • Media & press

Heidi Ritchie

Policy & Budget Director
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-2283

  • Overall Policy Development
  • Budget & Finance
  • Public Health & Community Safety
  • Opioid Response
  • Youth and Family Development

Abdi Salah

Senior Policy Aide
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-2109

  • Transportation & Public Works
  • Elections, Voter Outreach, & Redistricting
  • Neighborhood & Community Relations
  • Immigrant & Refugee Affairs
  • Regulatory Services – Traffic Control, Animal Control

Gia Vitali

Chief of Staff
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-3665

  • Directing and overseeing the day-to-day operations

Mychal Vlatkovich

Communications Director
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-0875

  • Strategic planning
  • Media & press