Henry Adebisi
Pronouns
He/ Him/His
Year
2020
Chapter
Position
Compliance Associate, Ameriprise Financial

Henry Adebisi is an achiever that is dedicated to creating an inclusive society that accounts for everyone's basic needs and allows for everyone, regardless of identity, to truly flourish. As a first generation Italian immigrant, Henry is reminded daily of the privilege he has been given and hopes to wield that to create a better world for those after him. Previously, Henry interned for Public Allies Twin Cities as an Events Coordinator and Researcher, and worked as a Program Assistant at the Gustavus Adolphus College Diversity Center. Henry currently works in the General Counsel's Organization of Ameriprise Financial as a Compliance Associate, where he is also the chair of the General Counsel's Organization Diversity and Inclusion Training Group. Henry volunteers at the MN ACLU, and is a frequent political podcaster discussing things such as mass incarceration, environmental justice, and how to create a more inclusive political action. Henry is a first generation college graduate from Gustavus Adolphus College, with a BA in Political Science. Henry is very grateful for his education as it gave him the ability to voice his thoughts, and challenged him to be a continual learner. Henry hopes to further his education to further aid people who are marginalized, and wants to be part of the coalition that creates progressive and accountable communities.