Meet the team

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Michelle Dinneen-White

Founder, Director

JESSICA PRICE

VERONIKA COPELAND

Project Manager/Outreach Play Coach
Family Engagement Outreach Play Coach
HelloBaby/ Feedback Loop Coordinator
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Monica Copeland - Social Media              Karen O'Hara - Volunteer Project Support
Elizabeth Forkan - Special Projects         Cecilia Limon- Communications, Translations
Hope Orsi - Special Projects                     Ian Zwick - Marketing & Fundraising Projects

2021 Interns

MaryRose Sheridan- Senior Data Intern
Sydney Wodika - Senior Communications, Marketing Intern
Samaiya Butler - Communications & Family Engagement Outreach Intern
Sandy Ruiz - Spanish Outreach & Family Engagement Outreach Intern
Heidi Mazon - Communications, Translations Intern
Kyra Clark - Communications Intern

Melani Hughes
Communications Intern
Illinois

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SYDNEY WODIKA
Senior Communication intern
Michigan

 

Jerena taylor
Outreach Intern
Illinois

ASHONTE
COLLINS 

Communications Intern
Illinois

Support Contributors

TAMMy STEELE
author, content contributor

Jonathan Nicoletti
Acolyte Applications

EMMA FAULKNER

Social Media Consultant & Creator
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EMILEE MARSHALL

ABRIL DIAZ

LINDSAY DAVIS

SOCIAL MEDIA & FUNDRAISING
DREW UNIVERSITY

DIGITAL MARKETING CONSULTANT
TEXAS
MARKETING CONSULTANT
GEORGIA

SALENA POTTER


TAMIKA BAKER


JESMINE WHITLEY


EDDIE BRONSON
PAMELA BRONSON

 

2021 parent play leaders
who have contributed to our OUTREACH team

Cecilia Gutierrez
Brenda Lopez

Guadalupe Ruiz
Lisa Radcliffe
Veronika Copeland
 

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2020 parent play leaders
who have contributed to our team

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OTHER SUPPORT CONTRIBUTORS       maryrose sheridan registration/data input

tyler daniels website consultation  ellie urchell & Meara Haggarty kit prep

BEONCA DOBY
2020 Fellow National Louis

OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Juliet Bradley MD, FAAFP
Cook County Health and Hospitals System
Lead Physician, Dr. Jorge Prieto Family Health Center
 
 James P. Duff 

National Head of Banking

BMO Wealth Management 

 

Jim Barry

President, March4Meg

Meg Zwick

Millennium Trust Company

SVP & Director, Alternative Custody Services.

MaryEllen Lesniak

Tolton Family Literacy of De La Salle

Michelle Dinneen-White  

Founder, Play Smart Literacy