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We are Generation Listen

We're here to connect new, younger, and more diverse audiences to Minnesota Public Radio, and to play a key strategic role in community-building and content development in service of MPR's mission “to enrich the mind and nourish the spirit, thereby enhancing the lives and expanding the perspectives of our audiences, and assisting them in strengthening their communities.”

Interested in joining us?

We are now accepting applications to join Generation Listen. Download the application. Our final deadline is April 27th, 2018 at 5 p.m. CDT. 

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Meet The Generation Listen Advisory Council

Meet our current advisory council. They’ve brought their passion for MPR and know-how to help bring our mission to life.

Abeer Syedah
Abeer Syedah

Diversity & Inclusion & Equity & Advocacy. Find me on Twitter.

Airrion Williams
Airrion Williams

Young + Happy + Determined + Music + Movement. Find me at: Instagram: instagram.com/daddysoul

Alexis Smith
Alexis Smith

Diversity, Inclusion, Equity. Find me at a Gen Listen meeting.

Allison Broeren
Allison Broeren

Storyteller, marketer, and social media manager. Find me at Strike Theater

Andrew Rockway
Andrew Rockway

democracy + basketball + taco enthusiast. Find me twitter.com/arockway

Anil Hurkadli
Anil Hurkadli

Passionate advocate for students. Change maker. Find me at a Gen Listen meeting.

Arielle Johnson
Arielle Johnson

she/her/hers College Access Nut + Musichead + Outdoor Enthusiast. Find me on linkedin.com

Bianca Dawkins
Bianca Dawkins

Community organizer. Find me at a Gen Listen meeting.

Carl Bates
Carl Bates

MPR super volunteer. Find me at a Gen Listen meeting.

Emilia Kaczynski
Emilia Kaczynski

First Gen - Francophile - Traveler. Find me on social media.

Jennifer Ingram
Jennifer Ingram

Inclusion+Authentic+wanderlust+adventure+curious. Find me at jobs.mayoclinic.org/diversity-inclusion

July Vang
July Vang

Revolutionary Changemaker + Community Maximizer + Collaborator + Social Healer. Find me at hmongmuseummn.org

Marcus Harcus
Marcus Harcus

Love, Freedom, Peace. You can find me at LegalizeItMN.com

Mary Uran
Mary Uran

Girls on the Run + Leader + Changemaker. Find at gotrtwincities.org

Matthew Vinge
Matthew Vinge

Classical music superfan. Find me at a concert.

May Losloso
May Losloso

RadAzn + Community Organizer + Advocate + Arts Supporter. Find me in conversations about demilitarization.

Meher Khan
Meher Khan

Designer, Illustrator, Writer, Communicator. Find me at meherkhan.com

Mitch Hawes
Mitch Hawes

Music fiend, a podcast connoisseur, a casual bookworm, a furtive expert on the Twin Cities antiquing scene. Find me on social media.

Molly Sullivan
Molly Sullivan

Collaborator + Evaluator + Bicyclist + Advocate. Find me at terralunacollaborative.com

Patrick Roisen
Patrick Roisen

Community + Engagement + Partner + Environment + Sustainable. Find me at hhh.umn.edu

Rebekah Cook
Rebekah Cook

Cultural Contributor via Inspiring Small Businesses. Find me at mrscookr.com

Richard Davis
Richard Davis

Travel, running, theater, foodie + Marketing/Communications. Find me a Gen Listen meeting.

Rico Duran
Rico Duran

Radio host, community organizer. Find me at a Gen Listen meeting.

Sagirah Shahid
Sagirah Shadid

Award-winning Minneapolis based poet. Creative spirit. Find me at a poetry reading.

Will Bornstein
Will Bornstein

Attorney. MPR Fan and donor. Find me at a Gen Listen meeting.

Contact Us

Ka Vang, Director of Impact and Community Engagement
Ka Vang, Director of Impact and Community Engagement

Writer + Mommy + Proud Hmong + Public Radio Employee. Find me on Wikipedia. Contact: 651.290.1395 / kvang@mpr.org

Marcheta Fornoff
MPR News producer Marcheta Fornoff

MPR news producer. Journalism youth volunteer. Find me on social media. Contact: 651.290.1076 / mfornoff@mpr.org

 

 

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