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Board and Staff

Board and Staff

Meet the Board of Directors

Alan Stone, Chairman – Community Leader
Peter Vilim, President – Waterton
Denis Pierce, Vice President – McCalla Raymer Leibert Pierce, LLC
Linda Kallas, Treasurer/Secretary  - Community Leader
Sonia Anaya – America Real Estate
Jim Brandt – Community Leader
Frank Falbo – Mayer Brown
Linda Kallas – Community Leader
Patricia Montgomery – Community Leader
Kathy Ragnar – Sarah's Circle
Richard Sciortino – Brinshore Development, LLC
Lisa Stone Pritzker – The Lisa and John Pritzker Family Fund
Gwendolyn Turner – Community Leader

Meet the Team

Melissa Anson, Development and Communications Coordinator, 312-379-0301 x27
Ask me about: Social media, event planning, gift acknowledgements

Lynette Barnes, Emergency Fund Program Manager, 312-379-0301 x17
Ask me about: Emergency financial assistance, homelessness prevention

Dr. Nonie Brennan, Chief Executive Officer, 312-379-0301 x13
Ask me about: Nonprofit management, collective impact, Board of Directors, strategic planning

Renee Crolius, LCSW, Senior Program Manager, 312-379-0301 x42
Pronouns: She/her/hers
Ask me about: Program compliance, coordinated entry, ending veteran homelessness

Adam Czernikowski, MS, Senior Data Analyst, 773-599-8222
Ask me about: Data management systems, data visualizations

Jennifer Fabbrini, CoC Program Coordinator, 312-379-0301 x30
Pronouns: She/her/hers
​Ask me about: CoC Programs, education and homelessness

Ashley Ganbold, Finance Manager, 312-379-0301 x32
Ask me about: Program accounting, program budgets, audits, financial statements

Steve Gaydos, CPA, Chief Financial and Operations Officer, 312-379-0301 x18
Ask me about: Nonprofit finance, Finance Committee, financial efficiencies

Rose Hughes, MBA, MHRM, SHRM-CP, Human Resources Manager, 312-379-0301 x10
Ask me about: Hiring, staff onboarding, professional development, payroll

Karen Kowal, Continuum of Care Director, 312-379-0301 x43
Ask me about: City-wide partnerships to end homelessness, HUD CoC funding, working with Medicaid Managed Care organizations

Ken Lewin, LCSW, Coordinated Entry Systems Analyst, 312-379-0301 x30
Pronouns: He / him / his
Ask me about: Data quality and training for Coordinated Entry, ending veteran homelessness

Julie A. McKelphin, MSNM, Program Associate, 312-379-0301 x38
Pronouns:  She/her/hers
Ask me about: Emergency financial assistance, chronic homelessness, youth homelessness

David Melnick, Lead Data Analyst, 312-379-0301 x25
Ask me about: Data quality, system performance measures

Salvador Munoz, Systems Coordinator, 312-379-0301 x6
Ask me about: Database helpdesk, data administration, coding, community organizing

Liz Oo, MRP, Applied Research Analyst, 312-379-0301 x36
Pronouns: She / her / hers
Ask me about: Research, reports, issue briefs, data analysis

Elizabeth Perez, Continuum of Care Program Manager, 312-379-0301 x20
Ask me about: Point-in-Time Count, Housing Inventory Count, ending youth homelessness

Kimberly Schmitt, Director of Data and Analytics, 773-609-3091​
Ask me about: Data dashboards, data visualization, ending veteran homelessness

Stefanie Skaggs, Development and Communications Manager, 312-379-0301 x26
Ask me about: Ambassadors, Monthly Giving, Special Events

Margaret Smith, Program Manager, 312-379-0301 x35
Ask me about: Moving rapidly from shelter into housing, landlord engagement, SOAR

Muhammad Suleman, Accounting Coordinator, 312-379-0301 x19
Ask me about: Check request processing

Jenna Temkin, Communications Manager, 312-379-0301 x24
Pronouns: She / her / hers
Ask me about: Advocacy, story banking, CoC membership

Dave Thomas, Vice President of Community Partnerships, 312-379-0301 x12
Pronouns: He / him / his
Ask me about: Chicago Continuum of Care, Emergency Fund programs

Padma Thangaraj, Vice President of Information Services, 312-379-0301 x16
Ask me about: Data management systems, Homeless Management Information System, using data to drive decision making

Christophe Valcourt, Innovation and Impact Associate, 312-379-0301 x40
Ask me about: Administrative support for research and training projects

Leturyurin Woods, Rental Assistance Program Coordinator, 312-379-0301 x14
Pronouns: She / her / hers
Ask me about: Rental Assistance, housing inspections, Student Emergency Fund

At All Chicago, we actively work to create inviting spaces for all individuals and want to ensure we are using language that is respectful and affirming for individuals we come in contact with. As a part of that effort, we make space for individuals to identify what pronouns they use.