Founder and Director


Natalie Ringsmuth (

Natalie is a former music teacher and worship leader, turned community activist. She is also a wife, mother of three, and member of a local school board. Natalie grew up in the St Cloud area in the ’80’s and ’90’s and returned to the area in 2008 .



Haji Yussuf (

Haji Yussuf is a Somali man who grew up in Kenya, graduated from St. Cloud State University, and chose to stay in the St. Cloud area to raise his family and help his community. He owns a multi-lingual advertising and consulting business called Orange Oak Plus.