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


Steve Gilbert

Interim Chief Financial Officer

Contact me for accounts payable and accounts receivable.

Eddie Landenberger

Eddie Landenberger

Vice President & Senior Program Manager

Contact me to discuss brokering, land banking, multifamily/large-site/commercial needs and projects, multifamily and commercial financing, single family acquisition and financing, loan draws, and property management.

Sandra (Sandy) Oakes

Sandra (Sandy) Oakes

President

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

Shana Wenger

Shana Wenger

Senior Manager, Human Resources & Corporate Operations

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

Kim Wielinski

Office Manager & Executive Assistant

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

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:

Jennifer Anderson
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, CRF USA

Andrea Brennan – Secretary, and member of Executive Committee
Director of Housing & Policy, Minneapolis Community Planning & Economic Development

Toni Carter
Commissioner, Ramsey County

Phillipe Cunningham
Councilmember, City of Minneapolis

Leetta M. Douglas
Board Chair, Aurora/St. Anthony Neighborhood Development Corporation

Charles Hanley
District Manager, US Bank

Jay Jensen
Senior Vice President & Principal, Shelter Corporation

Barbara McCormick
Vice President of Housing & Community Impact, Project for Pride in Living

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

David McGee
Executive Director, Build Wealth Minnesota

Nieeta Presley – Member of Executive Committee
Executive Director, Aurora/St. Anthony Neighborhood Development Corporation

Jim Roth  – Vice Chair, and member of Executive Committee
President & Chief Executive Officer, Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers

Ellen Sahli
President, Family Housing Fund

Libby Starling
Director of Regional Planning, Metropolitan Council

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

Dai Thao
Councilmember, City of Saint Paul

Jeff Washburne – Treasurer, and member of Executive Committee
Executive Director, CLCLT & NHSM