Abdirahman Muse

Executive Director
Awood Center

Abdi Muse is the Executive Director of the Awood Center in Minneapolis, a community organization focused on advocating for and educating Minnesota’s growing East African communities about their labor rights. The Awood Center has been at the forefront of organizing and advocating for better working conditions for Amazon warehouse workers in Minnesota. He previously served Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges as a senior policy aide on housing, neighborhoods, and as a liaison to the Somali community. He has been an organizer for Service Employees International Union, focused on improving employment conditions for workers in the home care and health care facility field. Abdi is also a Metropolitan Council member.