Alejandra Medrano

Alejandra Medrano joined TakeAction Minnesota in 2020. She was born and raised in Nicaragua and moved to Minnesota in 2019. She previously served as Director of Operations of AMOS Health & Hope, a Nicaraguan nonprofit organization that provides health services in marginalized rural and urban communities. She strengthened AMOS’s operational system to empower local leaders to improve health and well-being of their communities. She also expanded the human resource capacity of the organization, establishing a new department and developing a restorative culture in the workplace.

As Human Resources and Executive Manager, Alejandra works closely with the Director of Organizational Effectiveness to invest in our staff and build a healthy workplace culture.

Alejandra has an MBA from Indiana State University and is a graduate from Ave Maria University Latin American Campus. She is also trained in restorative circle facilitation and the use of arts for trauma healing.