Chicago Coalition for the Homeless welcomed six new members to its Board of Directors in November. New to the 28-member CCH Board are:
Tracy Baim, Publisher and Executive Editor of Windy City Times
Megan Finkelman, Vice President, Account Director at HY Connect
Caronina Grimble, Program Officer at the Woods Fund of Chicago
Claire Lew, CEO of Know Your Company
Dr. Mikal N. Rasheed, retired Chairman and Professor of Chicago State University’s Department of Social Work
Brett Rausch, Vice President of Commercial Banking, Wells Fargo
In addition, attorney Nick Colvin, of counsel at Carpenter Lipps & Leland LLP, joined the CCH Board in May, following Deborah Harrington’s retirement.
The CCH Board also named a new Vice President during its Nov. 12 annual retreat. A CCH Board member for three years, Angela E.L. Barnes serves as Assistant General Counsel for Velocitel, Inc.
Continuing in their roles are Board President Bernie Dyme, President and CEO of Perspectives, Ltd; Board Treasurer Michael Bagley, Commercial Group President at MB Financial Bank; and Board Secretary Richard Goldstein, Director of Corporate Contracting at Merge Healthcare, an IBM company.
“I am very excited about the new additions to our Board,” said President Bernie Dyme. “They are a diverse group who will continue in the tradition of having passion for the mission and objectives of CCH. They also add skill sets in a variety of areas of expertise that will aid our efforts to get CCH’s message out to the community.”
– Anne Bowhay, Media