Muneer Karcher-Ramos

Muneer Karcher-Ramos

Board Member

Muneer first interacted with Headwaters when he participated in the Social Justice Leadership Institute in 2011. He is currently the Director of the Saint Paul Promise Neighborhood, where he works with activists and civic leaders to transform urban education and address root causes to education inequities. Muneer specializes in applying community- and culturally-valued approaches to working with communities who have historically been unheard, and often muted, in public policy. He also teaches in the Social Justice minor at the University of Minnesota, and sits on a several education-focused boards in the Twin Cities. He lives in the Frogtown neighborhood of Saint Paul with his wife, Fartun, and son, Amir.