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WHO
WE ARE

We strive to educate, empower and connect with the citizens of Greater Cleveland. We build upon the relationships nonprofits and community partners already have with the people they serve.

TEAM MEMBERS.

Erika Anthony

Crystal Bryant

Lique Gates

Robin Turner

Co-Founder &
Executive Director

Co-Founder &

Adviser

Senior Strategist

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Civic Engagement Strategist

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Tacha Sako

Brianna Zgodinski 

Sidney Poor

Operations Administrator

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Communications & Narrative Strategist

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Civic & Creative Engagement Intern

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ADVISORY MEMBERS

David Busch

Program Manager
Cuyahoga Community College

Donté Gibbs

Senior Director of Community Partnerships
The Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park

Evelyn Burnett

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
ThirdSpace Action Lab

Gwendolyn Garth

Resident and Artist
Kings and Queens of Art

Juan Goodwin

President and CEO
Hands Across Cleveland, LLC DJ, and Host of Soundtrack To The Streets Podcast

Karis Tzeng

Director of AsiaTown Initatives
MidTown Cleveland, Inc.

Kelsi Carter

Impact Director and Co-Founder
Shooting Without Bullets

Leah D. Hudnall

Director
Ohio Climate Justice Fund (OCJF)

Maria Bruno

Public Policy Director

Equality Ohio

Melaak Rashid

Development and Community Outreach Director
Smart Development, Inc.

Mordecai Cargill

Co-founder and Partner
ThirdSpace Action Lab

Nina Holzer

Program Manager
CHN Housing Partners

Rachel Dissell

Community Impact Fellow
John S. Knight Fellow, NEOSOJO, and
Cleveland Documenters

Shanelle Smith Whigham

Vice President of Sustainability and Social Impact
KeyCorp

Shawnda Moye

Owner
The Roaming Biscuit