Venessa Fuentes

Venessa Fuentes

Venessa Fuentes

Director of Network and Narrative
(612) 400-6272

Venessa Fuentes joined the Headwaters staff in early 2018. She most recently held positions at the Bush Foundation and Jerome Foundation – both in grantmaking and communications. She is an alum of the inaugural cohort of the Ron McKinley Philanthropy Fellowship. Fuentes is also a local artist and advocate who, since 1997, has worked in Twin Cities arts, community development, and grantmaking nonprofits. She lives in Minneapolis with her wife, their son, and their three dogs.