CEDA is skillfully guided through every phase of its mission by a talented and diverse group of leadership professionals. Each provides the organization with a wealth of knowledge, experience and dedication to human service.
Harold Rice, Jr
CEDA is fortunate to have some of the area’s finest professionals and community leaders serving on our Board of Directors. The time and talent they dedicate to CEDA is a testament to their shared desire to improve lives and communities across Cook County.
* indicates member of Executive Committee
Director of Health & Human Resources, Village of Franklin Park
Mayor, Village of Hazel Crest
Bureau Chief of Economic Development, Bureau of Economic Development
Dr. Amaka Nweke
Advocate Christ Medical Center
CEO, CIRE Group, Inc.
Adjunct Professor, Governors State University
Community Impact Facilitator, United Palatine Coalition
Nursing Assistant, Warren Barr
Village Trustee, Village of Hanover Park
People Analytics Manager, LinkedIn
Housing & Grants Administrator, City of Evanston
Executive Director, Housing Authority of Cook County
Executive Director, Muslim Women’s Resource Center