LaCora Bradford Kesti


LaCora Bradford serves as Vice President of Community Impact at the Women's Foundation of Minnesota. Hailing from Minneapolis, LaCora has over two decades of experience living, volunteering and working in the Twin Cities metro area. She is a Northside Community Member in the Camden-Lind Bohanon neighborhood. LaCora graduated from the College of St. Scholastica and completed two years of AmeriCorps, completing over 3,400 service hours for her community.

Previously, she worked for the federal government at the agency the Corporation for National and Community Service as a Program Officer and the African American Leadership Forum as the Program Director for Collective Impact. She is board co-chair for Hope Community, where she has served for five years.

In her free time, she enjoys spending quality time with family, going on bike rides, walks, and salsa dancing.