Where We Work
Land Bank Twin Cities: Parent of Twin Cities Community Land Bank
Contact me for multifamily, commercial & single family financing, loans & draws, single family acquisitions, NCST, and property management.
Interim Chief Financial Officer
Contact me for accounts payable and accounts receivable.
Vice President & Senior Program Manager
Contact me to discuss brokering, land banking, multifamily/large-site/commercial needs and projects.
Sandra (Sandy) Oakes
Contact me to discuss opportunities for mission-driven partnerships, funding, capital partnerships, and for media inquiries.
Senior Manager, Human Resources & Corporate Operations
Contact me for human resources, corporate operations, board & corporate governance, and IT.
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, 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:
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
Commissioner, Ramsey County
Councilmember, City of Minneapolis
Leetta M. Douglas – Member of Executive Committee
Board Chair, Aurora/St. Anthony Neighborhood Development Corporation
Chief Executive Officer, Model Cities, Inc.
Commissioner, Hennepin County
District Manager, US Bank
Senior Vice President & Principal, Shelter Corporation
Deputy Director: Real Estate & Economic Development, Twin Cities Local Initiatives Support Corporation
Executive Director, Build Wealth MN, Inc.
Jim Roth – Vice Chair, and member of Executive Committee
President & Chief Executive Officer, Metropolitan Consortium of Community Developers
President, Family Housing Fund
Director of Housing, City of Saint Paul Planning & Economic Development
Director of Regional Planning, Metropolitan Council
Tom Streitz – Chair, and member of Executive Committee
President & Chief Executive Officer, Twin Cities Rise
Councilmember, City of Saint Paul
Jeff Washburne – Treasurer, and member of Executive Committee
Executive Director, City of Lakes Community Land Trust