Core Team Volunteering

The Core Team is a diverse, highly engaged group of talented people who contribute to the program year-round. They volunteer their time and are at the heart of the TEDxMinneapolis experience. Below are our current openings. If you are interested, please submit your interest via this form along with a resume. If we see a potential fit, we’ll reach out within a few weeks to set up an interview.

Apply to join our team!

Leadership team

Project Manager

Work alongside the Director to schedule meetings, set up agendas and take meeting minutes, and follow up with all team members on their action items. Help us streamline the process, document our workflow, develop best practice playbooks, and hold all team members accountable. This role is a critical partner to the Director.


Video Producer

Bring TEDx talks to life in post-production! This role will involve a short window of work effort before and after each live TEDxMinneapolis event, working with the videographers to set up 3+ shots, and with our video editor and director to finalize the videos to be uploaded to the TEDx YouTube channel. Experience required, familiarity with the style of TED talk video production and art direction preferred. 

Slide Designer

The Slide Designer works directly with speakers to enhance the visual component of their presentation, and will work with the Lead Curator and Director to put together the slide deck for all TEDxMinneapolis events. Must be very familiar PowerPoint, and experience with the Adobe Creative Suite is preferred. 

Production Artist

The Production Artist will work directly with the Creative Lead to create assets for event identities and internal organizational assets. Must be familiar with Adobe Creative Suite.

Website Developer

Work with our creative team to maintain the TEDxMinneapollis website and build out new templates and pages when necessary. WordPress experience required, Divi builder preferred. HTML coding experience is helpful but not required.

Public Relations

Community Engagement Lead

The community engagement team focuses on building relationships with community partners, media, public relations organizations, and manage our social media and PR assets. This role will manage a small team, focusing on building strategy around making TEDxMinneapolis a household name. The lead will also work directly with the other department leads within the core team.

Speaker curation

No Current Openings

attendee experience

Innovation Curator

Find incredible ideas, technologies, and innovations in the state of Minnesota! At each event, we bring in innovators to showcase their ideas and work in the space attendees explore during happy hour and dinner. Have ideas for who/what ideas we should showcase and would you love to talk to folks doing amazing things? Apply for this role!

Technology Coordinator

The Technology Coordinator manages the digital experience and front-of-house technical needs for the team, including the website, ticketing site, intranet sites, on-site printing, on-site WiFi experience, simulcast, and A/V needs outside of the theatre.

Art Curator/Artist Coordinator

Work with our Art Curation Lead to develop an artist in residence program and commission work for our live events. This role will also involve working directly with the artists we have commissioned to coordinate all details and ensure they have an optimal experience with TEDxMinneapolis.

Event Designer/Art Director

Seeking an experienced interior designer, exhibit designer, event designer, or art director to join our attendee experience team. This role will involve directing a vision for spaces outside the main theater, procuring furniture and accessories, designing attendee experiences that will be memorable and instagrammable. Bring your creativity and take ideas from concept to execution!


We are always looking for people that feel they can make an impact on our team.
Go ahead and drop us a note via the form and introduce yourself!