Board of Directors

Cynthia Patti

President

Volunteer

Olivet Bennett

Vice President

Amazon

Carrie Smart

Secretary

Volunteer

Nancy Jarvinen

Treasurer and Chair, Finance

Principal, Capstone Partners L.L.C.

Bob Bobesink

Chair, Facilities

Volunteer

Troy Bienash & Robert McRay

Co-Chairs, Community Outreach

Marjorie Reid-Gillett

Chair, Development

Regional Director of Human Relations, Sam’s Club

Richard Barnes

Marketing, RS Consulting USA

Cindy Borski

Senior Financial Analyst, Exelon

Michael Chabraja

Attorney, Vedder Price, PC

Elwina Davis

Front Desk, Marriott Hotels

Jazmin Ruiz

Student, Project RISE

Karen Hedberg

Audiologist, Retired

Janvier Jones

College Faculty, City Colleges of Chicago

Richard Loundy

Chairman Emeritus, Devon Bank

Jeanette Lieb

Self-Employed

Jabari McKrieth

Cell Associate, Xylem

Robert McRay

Owner, Away Hauling

Kaitlyn Myles

Graduate Student, Illinois State University

Jennifer Nuñez

Student, Sullivan High School

Brad Schwarzhoff

Web Developer, B.Rad, Inc.

Jevon Stewart

Assembler, Xylem
Alumni, Teen Boys Program

Vasillis Vergotis

Executive Vice President, Eurex

Desiree Washington

Owner, That Crafty Cupcake