Mayor's staff

Each member of the Mayor's Office staff focuses on a specific service or policy area.

Becky Boland

Senior Policy Aide
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-364-5318

  • Administration

  • Mayor's schedule & calendaring

  • Constituent services

Peter Ebnet

Senior Strategic Policy Advisor
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-2156

  • Housing
  • Land use – residential
  • Intergovernmental Relations
  • Regulatory Services

Tou Tou Khamsot

Office Associate
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-3477

  • Constituent services
  • Administrative duties

Andrea Inouye

Director of Strategic Partnerships
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-2984

  • Affordable housing

Jared Jeffries

Principal Policy Aide, Public Safety
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-368-0552

  • Community and public safety

Tara Niebeling

Communications Advisor
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-2486

  • Media & press

Shauen Pearce

Economic Development & Inclusion Policy Director
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-3711

  • Economic development & inclusion
  • Land use – commercial
  • Race equity
  • Arts & the creative economy

Heidi Ritchie

Policy & Budget Director
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-2283

  • Budget & finance
  • Community safety
  • Health
  • Environment & sustainability

Abdi Salah

Senior Policy Aide
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-2109

  • Transportation, transit, & infrastructure
  • Public Works
  • Education
  • Youth & family development
  • Cedar Riverside Opportunity Center

Gia Vitali

Chief of Staff
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-673-3665

  • Directing and overseeing the day-to-day operations

Mychal Vlatkovich

Communications Director
Mayor's Office

Phone

612-346-0875

  • Strategic planning
  • Media & press