Staff and Board

2017 Board of Directors

2017-2018 Board Officers

Kate Carden, President
Joe Chura,1st Vice President
LerVal Elva, 2nd Vice President
Ann Marie Riley, Secretary
Lynn McLaughlin Murray, Treasurer


Joe Adler
Dan Cotter
Jaime Declet
Brad Hauber
Adrienne Linnick
Gusty Molnar
Seronica Powell
Christopher Roy
Vic Selig
Richard Sosenko
Casey Ward


Henry Senyak, Lincoln Heights Block Club

Mendo Veloff, South of Jefferson Block Club

Morgan Passek, North of Literary Block Club

Carolyn Bentley, Duck Island Block Club


All staff can be reached by phone, 216-575-0920. Staff can also be reached by email.

Cory Riordan, ext. 101
Executive Director
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Chad Biggers, 216-375-4840
Community Safety Organizer 
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Michelle Davis, ext. 103
Assistant Director- click to email

Lynn Friedel, ext 105
Office Manager
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Donna Grigonis
Enterprise Community Partners Fellow
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Khalid Hawthorne, ext. 113
 Housing & Economic Development Director - click to email

Keith Moore, ext. 110
Housing & Property Manager  click to email

Maureen Riley, ext. 108
Americorps VISTA Member - click to email

Scott Rosenstein, ext. 106
Community Involvement Manager and Tremont Arts and Cultural Festival Manager
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Dharma Valentin, ext. 102
Community & Equity Organizer - click to email