Staff & Board

Senior Staff:

  • Adrian Soto, Executive Director
  • Tina James, Director of Operations
  • Melinda Lambert, Finance Director

Board of Directors:

  • Dennis Ryan, Board President / Vice President Mission Effectiveness and External Affairs at Sinai Health Systems, Holy Cross Hospital
  • Gintaras Cepenas, Board Vice President / Attorney at Cepenas Law Offices
  • Manuel Jimenez, Vice President, CRA Officer at Marquette Bank
  • Jeff Bartow, Board Secretary / Executive Director at Southwest Organizing Project
  • Mark DiValerio
  • Laurie Sedio, Executive Director at Metropolitan Family Services

Business Services Staff:

  • Nick Kollias, Commercial Director
  • Demetri Alexakos, Industrial Development Specialist
  • Erika Gonzalez, Bilingual (Spanish) Business Support Adviser
  • Isaiah James, Outreach Manager
  • Jose Navarrete, Landscaping Technician

Housing Services Staff:

  • Erica Zepeda, Director of Residential Counseling
  • Cynthia Granciano, Housing Support
  • Jose Garcia, Residential Repairman

Senior Services Staff:

  • Cynthia Grant, Property Manager
  • Calvin Watkins, Facilities Manager