Alexa Golemo, Executive Director

Alexa is originally from Mendota Heights, MN, and joined MGCC as the Executive Director in 2019 after working as the Community Engagement Coordinator for Union Park District Council. After graduating from Iowa State University with a degree in Anthropology, she worked in program and event management at the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. When she’s not working, she enjoys eating at local restaurants with friends and taking walks with her dog, Ollie.


Alyssa Mitchell, Program & Communications Coordinator

Alyssa is originally from Andover, MN and she attended Bethel University where she graduated with a degree in Organizational Communication. She has a history of organizational support, program and event management, and communications. When she’s not working, she enjoys spending time outside, hanging with friends and family, and reading a good book with her cat, Clarence.