Headshot of Abdikafar Aden

Abdikafar Aden

Board Treasurer

Afrik Grocery

A former client of ADC’s Business Development Program, Abdi is the ideal success story to illustrate the positive impacts of the African Development Center in building sustainability and financial success of its clients. With lending help and technical assistance support, Abdi owns one of the most successful grocery stores in the community, staffs a large number of African employees, and serves the community through volunteer work – including the crucial perspective he brings to the Board of ADC.

Board Directory

Jo Ann Vano

Board President

Leah Mtegha

Board Secretary

Abdikafar Aden

Board Treasurer

Felicia Ravelomanantsoa

Board & Loan Committee Member (+ SBA Community Advantage Loan Program)

Ravahere (Rava) Nedich

Board & Loan Committee Member (+ SBA Community Advantage Loan Program)

Anthony Watts

Board & Loan Committee Member (+ SBA Community Advantage Loan Program)

Ubah Ali Jama

Board Member

Daika Ismail

Board Member

Stephanie Lee

Board Member

Vernon Doswell

Board member

Mike Stinson

Board Member