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Our Leadership

Our leadership, program experts, individual giving staff, and corporate relationships and institutional giving teams work closely with our board of directors, community partners, volunteers and generous donors to support our mission of uniting changemakers to create a community where all thrive regardless of income, race or place.

Senior Leadership

John Wilgers, President & CEO

John Wilgers

President & CEO
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Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Scottie Carter

Vice President of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
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Juli Durda

Director of Human Resources
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Acooa Lee Ellis, Senior Vice President of Community Impact

Acooa Lee Ellis

Senior Vice President of Community Impact
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Athena Mihas, Chief Financial Officer

Athena Mihas

Chief Financial Officer
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Kelly Puspoki, Vice President of Communications

Kelly Puspoki

Vice President of Marketing & Communications
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Kristina Salkowski, Vice President of Corporate and Foundation Partnerships

Kristina Salkowski

Vice President of Corporate and Foundation Partnerships
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Program Leadership

Corporate Relationships & Institutional Giving

Lataya Allseits, Business Relationship Manager

Lataya Allseits

Business Relationship Officer
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Alan Branch

Alan Branch

Business Relationship Officer
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Melissa Kadlec, Senior Corporate Relationship Officer

Melissa Kadlec

Senior Corporate Relationship Officer
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Sareen Dunleavy Keenan, Sr. Program Officer, Career Academies

Sareen Dunleavy Keenan

Senior Relationship Officer, Grants & Foundations
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