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History Makers at Home
February 18, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
In celebration of Black History Month, the Minneapolis Department of Civil Rights is honoring several community leaders as part of the History Makers at Home program – a profile series featuring inspirational leaders in a wide range of fields. This year’s recipients include Abdullahi Abdulle, New Brighton City Councilmember; Robert Sayers, Rental Housing Liaison and Fire Inspector, City of Minneapolis and advocate for advancing civil rights; Valery Jensen, City of St. Paul Department of Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity, Director and Azon Consulting, Founder & President; Alice Roberts-Davis, Minnesota Department of Administration, Commissioner; Tawanna Black, Center for Economic Inclusion, Founder & CEO; Freddie Bell, KMOJ, General Manager; Jamil Jackson, Change Equals Opportunity (CEO), Founder & Executive Director and Minnesota Freedom Fighters; Calvin Littlejohn, and Tri Construction, Founder & CEO.