Tonya Jasmine Conner

Executive Assistant to the CEO

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. tonya jasmine conner connert@strivetogether.org Executive Assistant to the CEO Tonya Jasmine Conner is executive assistant to the CEO at StriveTogether. In this role, she provides support and coordination to the President and CEO. Tonya brings to StriveTogether over 15 years…

Technology Specialist

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. darnell mcghee mcgheed@strivetogether.org technology specialist As technology specialist, Darnell supports StriveTogether’s digital transformation strategy.  Darnell has over 10 years of experience in the information technology field. Prior to joining the StriveTogether team he spent five years as a desktop support…

Senior Manager of Innovation, Collaborative Improvement

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. rosa inés méndez mendezr@strivetogether.org Senior Manager of Innovation, Collaborative Improvement As senior manager of innovation at StriveTogether, Rosa develops and trains leaders in communities. Rosa Inés Méndez is a first-generation Black Dominican American born and raised in Chicago. She attended…

Communication Specialist

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. mallory rosario rosariom@strivetogether.org Communication Specialist Mallory Rosario is communication specialist at StriveTogether. In this role, she implements communications and marketing efforts to support strategic priorities and build brand loyalty and recognition. With experience in both non-profit communications and higher education…

Project Manager of Coaching

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. tashonna douglas douglast@strivetogether.org Project Manager of Coaching Tashonna Douglas is project manager of coaching at StriveTogether. In her role, she manages the coaching program’s internal and external resources, supports the development of the Black, Indigenous, Latine, Asian, Multi-Racial Collaborative offering,…

Senior Manager of Assessment and Evaluation

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. karen alicia quinteros quinterosk@strivetogether.org Senior Manager of Assessment and Evaluation Karen Alicia Quinteros is senior manager of assessment and evaluation at StriveTogether. A Chicago native, Karen has worked with youth and their families in various capacities in her hometown, including…

Manager of Network Events

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. candice tindell tindellc@strivetogether.org Manager of Network Events Candice Tindell is manager of network events at StriveTogether. Before starting at StriveTogether, Candice spent five years as the training and outreach manager at Resilience, where she handled both short- and long-term project…

Financial Analyst

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. steve king kings@strivetogether.org Financial Analyst As financial analyst, Steve King provides comprehensive data to facilitate informed decision making, responsible stewardship and enhanced business performance. Before joining StriveTogether, Steve served in numerous analytical and leadership roles for companies in a variety…

Senior Manager of Content Development

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. elizabeth Male malee@strivetogether.org Senior Manager of Content Development Elizabeth Male is senior manager of content development at StriveTogether. In this role, she develops stories to share the impact of the Cradle to Career Network and move supporters to action. Elizabeth’s…

Maycomb Capital

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. andi phillips Maycomb Capital Andrea “Andi” Phillips is a co-founder and managing partner at Maycomb Capital, a new impact investing platform. At Maycomb Capital, Phillips leads one of the firm’s two flagship funds, the Community Outcomes Fund, which is the…

Content Design Specialist

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Daleshia boswell boswelld@strivetogether.org Content Design Specialist As a content design specialist for StriveTogether, Daleshia Boswell synthesizes and translates emergent learnings visually for our Network. Daleshia received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Central Florida and her master’s degree…

High Opportunity Neighborhood Partners

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. David A. Williams High Opportunity Neighborhood Partners David A. Williams serves as the policy director for High Opportunity Neighborhood Partners, a real estate firm dedicated to breaking the intergenerational cycle of poverty by providing homes to low-income families in high…