Staff


Michael Jon Olson, Executive Director

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Active in community work from the time he bought his first house in the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis, Michael Jon has been HMC’s Executive Director since 2005.  He has served on the boards of the Center for Neighborhoods, Neighborhood Energy Connection, the Minnesota Center for Neighborhood Organizing, the Ventura Village Neighborhood Association, and the Longfellow Community Council.  When he’s not working, Michael Jon plays ultimate frisbee, travels with his wife (Julie) and son (Jake), and tries to keep up the with garden.

Melisssa, Community Organizer and Communications Specialist

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We are pleased to welcome Melissa Cortes as the new community organizer for the Hamline Midway Coalition.