Irma Yepez Klassen

  • Program Officer
  • Zilber Family Foundation

Irma Yepez Klassen is rooted in Milwaukee’s affordable housing and community development community where she has more than 20 years of experience working collaboratively with the private, public, and nonprofit sectors. She recently joined the Zilber Family Foundation where she will be responsible for assisting with the strategic development, management, and evaluation of a portfolio of grants and initiatives; guiding nonprofits; and collaborating with community partners in fulfilling the mission of the foundation. Ms. Yepez Klassen most recently served as Housing Policy Director for the City of Milwaukee Office of the Mayor, coordinating Mayor Barrett’s Strong Neighborhoods Plan.