Kevin Overson

Kevin Overson

Associate Director

 

Kevin joined MCEE in October, 2015. He ​brings broad professional experience working with nonprofits, foundations, and public and private organizations at the University of Minnesota and with The McKnight Foundation. He has a particular interest in developing and delivering innovative and useful solutions to community issues that affect disparities in education, wealth, and access — a career focus on equity, and getting resources and interventions to children, families, and communities that need them. ​Kevin earned a Master of Public Affairs (MPA) with a concentration in social innovation at the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.

Kevin is a board member at Oasis for Youth, serving youth who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in southwestern Hennepin County, and is on the development committee for Students Today Leaders Forever, engaging college, high school, and middle school students in service and leadership.