Who We Are

Board of Directors

Structure and Membership on the CEDA Board of Directors

CEDA is governed by a tripartite board of directors which comes from three diverse segments of the community:

  • Public Sector
  • Community Sector
  • Private Sector

If you are interested in serving on the CEDA Board of Directors, please complete and submit the Board Membership Application.

Executive Committee

Honorable Ronald Bean - Chairman

Governors State University

Martha Martinez - Vice Chairman

Chief of the Bureau of Administration Board of Commissioners of Cook County

Lisa Anthony - Secretary

Director HR & Operations Village of Franklin Park

Vice President for Finance and Administration Northeastern Illinois University

Steve Brunton - Parliamentarian

Cambodian Association of Illinois

Harold T. Rice

CEDA President and Chief Executive Officer

Richard Larkin - Treasurer

Managing Director of Sales ChenMed LLC


Board Members

Sarah Flax

City of Evanston

Joyce Brown

Retired, City of Harvey

Mark Kruger

Founder & President, Mozelle Group

Eric Slaughter

President & CEO, CIRE Group, Inc.

Ebony Blue

Manager, PWC

Anne Campbell

Operations Coordinator & Case Manager, Connections of Illinois, Inc.

Rhonda Hampton-Tolbert

CNA, Warren Barr

Richard Monocchio

Executive Director, Housing Authority of Cook County

Herb Porter

Village Trustee, Village of Hanover Park

Dick Larkin

Managing Director of Sales ChenMed LLC