Community Engagement Director
Audel Shokohzadeh is the Community Engagement Director for the Minnesota Department of Human Rights.
Audel’s work focuses on engaging with community to ensure all Minnesotans can live dignified lives, free from discrimination. An organizer at heart, Audel brings together his expertise in communications and policy research and applies an equity and inclusion lens to identify opportunities to forge partnership to protect every Minnesotan’s civil rights.
Audel received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Communications from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He holds a Master of Public Policy from Minnesota Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota.