Land Bank Twin Cities: Parent of Twin Cities Community Land Bank


Curt Klotz

Chief Financial Officer

Contact me for accounts payable and accounts receivable.

Eddie Landenberger

Vice President & Senior Program Manager

Contact me to discuss brokering, land banking, multifamily/large-site/commercial needs and projects.

Gracia Prischmann

Accountant

Katrina Johnson

Finance Manager

Kim Wielinski

Office Manager & Executive Assistant

Contact me for office management, deliveries, NCST, and general inquiries.

Sandra (Sandy) Oakes

President

Contact me to discuss opportunities for mission-driven partnerships, funding, capital partnerships, and for media inquiries.

Scott Anderson

Program Manager

Contact me for multifamily, commercial & single family financing, loans & draws, single family acquisitions, NCST, and property management.

Shana Wenger

Chief Operating Officer

Contact me for human resources, corporate operations, board & corporate governance, and IT.

Where We Work

Land Bank – Twin Cities, MN

By serving developers, nonprofit service providers, and government in the seven-county metropolitan region of the Twin Cities, the Land Bank Twin Cities advances our mission of capturing strategic real estate opportunities to benefit people with low to moderate incomes, prioritizing people of color and populations facing barriers.

This area is made up of the following counties in Minnesota:  Anoka, Carver, Dakota, Hennepin, Ramsey, Scott, and Washington.

Our Board of Directors

Our Board, which sets the strategic direction of the organization, is composed of the following skilled individuals with experience as developers, nonprofit service providers, funders, and representatives from government:

Nicolle Goodman
Director, City of Saint Paul Department of Planning and Economic Development

Council Member Jason Chavez
Council Member, City of Minneapolis

Commissioner Angela Conley
Commissioner, Hennepin County

Kizzy Downie
Chief Executive Officer, Model Cities, Inc. – and member of Executive Committee

Mike Goze
Chief Executive Officer, American Indian Community Development Corporation

Charles Hanley
Vice President/District Manager, US Bank

Karla Henderson
Community Development Director, City of Bloomington

Jay Jensen
Senior Vice President & Principal, Shelter Corporation

Commissioner Trista MatasCastillo
Commissioner, Ramsey County

Barbara McCormick
President, Greater Metropolitan Housing Corporation

Amy McCulloch
Deputy Director: Real Estate & Economic Development, Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation

David McGee
Executive Director, Build Wealth Minnesota

Deborah Mitchell
Executive Director, Aurora / St. Anthony Neighborhood Development Corporation

Elfric Porte II
Director, Housing Policy & Development

Councilmember Jane Prince
Councilmember, City of Saint Paul

Jim Roth – Secretary, and member of Executive Committee
Business Development Specialist, Avivo

Libby Starling – Vice Chair, and member of Executive Committee
Community Development Manager, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Tom Streitz – Chair, and member of Executive Committee
Former President & Chief Executive Officer, Twin Cities Rise

Jeff Washburne – Treasurer, and member of Executive Committee
Executive Director, City of Lakes Community Land Trust

COVID-19

Due to COVID-19, Land Bank staff is working remotely for the foreseeable future and can be reached by phone or email. In-person meetings are by appointment only.