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Indigenous People’s Task Force
1335 E 23rd Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Main (612) 870-1723
Fax (612) 729-9373
email: iptf@indigenouspeoplestf.org


Sharon M. Day

Executive Director
Direct: (612) 721-0253
Cell: (651)325-8077

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Emily Jarrett Hughes

Communications Assistant
(612) 314-5413
Email Emily

Jim Berling

Financial Manager
(612) 870-1723
Email Jim

New Building: Mikwanedun Audisookin (Remembering What We Always Knew)


Project Coordinator
Direct: (612) 722-5670
Email Mike

HIV Programs

Calvin Hillary Hylton

HIV Programs Manager
Cell: ‭(414) 429-1922‬
Email Calvin

Lydia Damte

HIV Outreach Coordinator
(612) 729-9244
Email Lydia

Mo Mike

HIV Testing Tec & Outreach
Syringe Program: Harm Reduction
(612) 407-2410
Email Mo

Abiel Gebrehiwat

Syringe Service-MAT Program Navigator
Direct: (612) 724-1316; Cell: (612) 968-7891
Email Abiel

Narcan Trainings

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Nicole Christian

Narcan Trainer
Cell: (937) 689-3701
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Emma Young

Narcan Trainer
Cell: (763) 639-9093
Email Emma

Ganawemia (Case Management)

Calvin Hillary Hylton

HIV Programs Manager
Cell: ‭(414) 429-1922‬
Email Calvin

Will Dykes

HIV Medical Case Manager
(612) 889-4636
Email Will

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Megan Bartels

HIV Non-Medical Case Manager

(651) 435-3344
Email Megan

First Medicines Programs

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Suzanne Nash

First Medicines Program Coordinator
Waybinagay (Tobacco Program)
Indigi-baby Maternal Health and Child Nutrition
Direct: (612) 722-6248; Cell: (612) 205-5472
Email Suzanne

Mike Neumann

Agroecology Coordinator & Mikwanedun Audisookin Project Coordinator
Indigi-Baby Maternal Health and Child Nutrition (612) 722-5670
Email Mike

Youth Programs

Brenna Depies

Youth Programs Director
Keep the Fire Alive
(612) 722-5670
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Curtis Kirby

Waybinagay (Tobacco) Program, Assistant Coordinator; Director of the Ikidowin Acting Ensemble
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Joseph Nash

Waybinagay (Tobacco), Youth Assistant
Direct: (612) 270-1629
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Payton Counts

Program Assistant
Keep the Fire Alive
(612) 722-5670
Email Peyton

Ruti Mejia

Youth Programs Music and Technology Specialist
Email Ruti