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ACT SIX STAFF AT URBAN VENTURES

Benny Roberts

Benny Roberts

Director, College and Career

Benny stewards Urban Ventures’s programming geared towards helping secondary youth explore post-secondary options, including supporting the Act Six team. He brings a wealth of leadership experience, a passion for youth development and innovation to the role. Benny graduated from Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri where he majored in Sociology and focused on communications and leadership.

Miriam Medina

Miriam Medina

Act Six Program Manager

As the Act Six Program Manager Miriam oversees all functions of the program in the Twin Cities. Bringing a highly relational leadership style, she is passionate about ensuring each scholar’s long-term academic and personal success. Miriam attended Augsburg University where she studied Communications, Studio Art, and Youth and Family Ministry.

Lisa Yang Fredericks

Act Six Program Assistant

Lisa graduated from University of Northwestern - St. Paul‘s first cadre of Act Six scholars where she earned her bachelor’s degree in public relations. Often mentioned as smiley, loyal, and encouraging, she seeks to inspire young lives and is passionate about strengthening the family unit in order to impact the greater community. You can find her drinking Thai tea with a friend or completing her next read on her list.

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OFFICE

Urban Ventures
2924 Fourth Ave S
Minneapolis, MN  55408

CONTACT

Benny Roberts
Act Six Site Director
612 545 9866  phone
612 555 1234 fax
[email protected]

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