access to Evanston's leaders

During our 2017 – 2018 program year, participants in Leadership Evanston met and engaged with a wide variety of people making a difference in our community.

presenters

Paul Arntson Northwestern University

Arica Barton City of Evanston

Sheryl Barton Our House

Wally Bobkiewicz City of Evanston

Betty Blogg Connection for the Homeless

Jason Brown Geocommunetrics

Kevin L Brown, JD City of Evanston

Leslie Brown Piven Theatre Workshop

Savannah Clement City of Evanston

Betty Cohns Reba Early Learning Center

Pamela Cytrynbaum Restorative Justice Facilitator

Enjoli Daley Evanston Police Department

Paula Danoff Evanston Art Center

Leslie DeChurch Northwestern University

Karen Demorest Youth Job Center

Rev. Patricia Efiom Garrett Theological Seminary

Christina Ernst Evanston Dance Ensemble and Dance Center Evanston

Sarah Flax City of Evanston

Victor Grimm James B. Moran Center

Dr. Paul Goren District 65

Steve Hagerty Mayor, City of Evanston

Sheila Hebein St. Nicholas Catholics Church

Takumi Iseda Evanston Township High School

Kay Israelite Evanston Scholars


Kumar Jensen City of Evanston

Jennifer Kalas IRMCO

Amy Kaufman Community Partners for Affordable Housing

Nina Kavin Dear Evanston

Patrick Keenan-Devlin (LE XVIII) James B. Moran Center for Youth Advocacy

Kristen Kennard James B. Moran Center

Christine Kenny District 65 Literacy Works

Tom Lenz Millenia Consulting

Gretchen Livingston District 202 Board of Education

Rabbi Andrea London Beth Emet

Sgt. Dennis Leaks Evanston Police Department

Kathy Lyons Center for Independent Futures

Paula Martinez City of Evanston

Glen Madeja Frances Willard House

Dennis Marino Urban Regeneration Group LLC

Michael McLean Condor Partners

Sheila Merry Evanston Cradle to Career

Kevin Mott Evanston Rebuilding Warehouse

Sensei Mui Hongaku for Buddhist Studies

Raphael Obafemi District 65

Father Robert Oldershaw St. Nicholas Church

Lori Osborne Evanston History Center

Eden Juron Pearlman Evanston History Center

Cindy Plante City of Evanston

Matt Poole Evanston Ecology Center

Susan Rex RMIVALUATION

Jaretzeli Carolina Renteria (LE XXIII) District 65

Mary Rodino ETHS District 202

Dino Robinson Shorefront Legacy Center

Lisa Robinson Erie Family Health Center

Joey Rodger Evanston Friends Meeting

Tim Rhoze Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre

Marybeth Schroeder Evanston Community Foundation

Rahul Sharma Funka Desi

Kathy Shaw Connections for the Homeless

Britt Shawer Housing Opportunities for Women

Michelle Shumate Northwestern University

Doug Seibold Agate Publishing

Ann Sickon Center for Independent Futures

Karen Singer (LE VI) YWCA Evanston/North Shore

Evonda Thomas-Smith City of Evanston

Mark Tendam Former 6th ward alderman

Susan Trieschmann Curt’s Café

Rabbi Rachel Weiss Jewish Reconstructionist Synahogue

Kyle Wideman Evanston Police Department

Dorothy Williams Family Focus – Our Place

Adrian Willoughby Reba Place Development Corporation

Dr. Eric Witherspoon Evanston Township High School

Matt Yates Evanston Police Department

Paul Zalmezak City of Evanston