Keynote Speaker


About the Keynote Speaker

We’re very excited toCopy of Amanda Andere Headshot NEW be welcoming Amanda Andere, a nationally recognized leader for housing and racial justice, to Minnesota to inspire and challenge us in our collective work.

Amanda Misiko Andere has spent over fifteen years working in the nonprofit and public sector as a leader committed to racial and housing justice through advocacy for systemic change. Prior to joining Funders Together to End Homelessness as their CEO, she served as the CEO of Wider Opportunities for Women, a national advocacy organization. Currently, she serves as board chair of the United Philanthropy Forum and board member of Equity in the Center and the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers.

Amanda is a founding member and on the leadership team for the National Racial Equity Working Group on Homelessness and Housing and the National Coalition for Housing Justice. She also serves on the Leadership Council for the DC Partnership to End Homelessness. As a former Co-Chair of A Way Home America, Amanda is a co-conspirator in their work to end youth and young adult homelessness rooted in racial equity.

Register today and join us to hear Amanda’s keynote at the 2021 Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless Conference.