Help us give a warm hello to our newest hire, Levi Weinhagen!
As a St. Paul native, Levi is incredibly proud to be a part of Minnesota’s unmatched philanthropic community. In his position as communications and media specialist, Levi will help MCF members better understand and tell the stories of the work they do and the communities they serve. Levi also works with writers, photographers, and other artists to tell the stories of how philanthropy impacts the state, the region and the country.
Prior to joining MCF, Levi spent over 15 years working in the nonprofit sector with the Minnesota Historical Society, Twin Cities Public Television and the Science Museum of Minnesota in service of education, community engagement and communication. He was also the Knight Foundation’s primary St. Paul arts writer in 2014 and 2015.
Additionally, Levi has been collaborating with artists and creative types for all of his adult life as a theater maker, comedy writer, and performer. He’s the co-founder of the all-ages theater company Comedy Suitcase and the host of Pratfalls of Parenting, a weekly podcast about the relationship between being a maker of cool stuff and being a parent. Levi was Artist in Residence at the Walker Art Center in the Winter of 2014/2015.