Amelia Palacios

Amelia serves as the Operations Coordinator at TakeAction Minnesota. She supports operational and administrative efforts that build organizational capacity for continued success and positive impact in the community. 

Before joining TakeAction, Amelia worked with the Community Technology Empowerment Project (CTEP) Americorps Program as their interim Program Manager where she designed and facilitated day-long group professional development trainings. She worked as a community media instructor at Saint Paul Neighborhood Network (SPNN), teaching media-making classes and implementing a year-long service project that raised awareness around internet inequality in Minneapolis. 

Amelia graduated from Macalester College in May 2017 where she majored in Media and Cultural Studies and minored in American Studies. In her spare time, she enjoys making music with housemates, brewing kombucha, baking, and watching movies with her cat. She lives in Minneapolis.