Jeannie Piekos, Communications Manager and Membership Coordinator
Jeannie Piekos (pronouns: she/her/hers) is responsible for managing all the communications and administrative processes at MVUUF. She has a degree in Sociology from the University of Minnesota but has spent most of her life writing, working in arts activism and developing programs for neighborhoods, nonprofits and communities. Jeannie is an award-winning writer, poet and the author of Buoyancy, a memoir which won Best Autobiography/Memoir from Midwest Independent Publishing Association in 2019. She has produced and curated for many literary and neighborhood organizations. She also works as a media writer and video producer. She was the subject of the documentary Buoyancy, Living Between Dualities. She lives in South Minneapolis near Minnehaha Creek where she often walks with her dog, Pearl.
Contact Jeannie at email@example.com.