Danielle Mkali

Program Officer

Nexus Community Partners

Danielle serves as a Program Officer with Nexus Community Partners, focusing on North and South Minneapolis. In addition to supporting community engagement and community wealth building initiatives, Danielle leads the North Star Black Cooperative Fellowship. Prior to Nexus, Danielle directed the media justice and community building efforts at Main Street Project and worked as an organizer with the Center for Democracy and Citizenship, where she helped lead youth organizing efforts, public school reform and was co-founding facilitator of S.P.E.A.C., an eight month community organizing training with Hope Community.

 In addition, Danielle serves on Bright Water Elementary School Board, KRSM Radio Advisory Board and the Association for Black Economic Power Executive Committee (Black-led Credit Union). Danielle is an African American and African Studies scholar and remains constantly curious.