Molly Budke

Molly Budke

Director of Outreach

Molly Budke is passionate about community building, youth development, and social justice work. She brings data together with storytelling and human connection to serve communities with engaging and empowering leadership. Prior to joining LeadMN, Molly was the Community Outreach Lead at Animal Humane Society, working with pet owners in St. Paul.

Molly is a graduate of Augsburg University with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre-Directing, and of the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Master of Arts in Theatre Research. Outside of work she spends time with her dogs Flynn and Frankie, attends new plays and readings, leads a non-fiction book club, and is obsessed with podcasts.