Effective Partnerships Action Team Members:

Effective Partnerships Action Team Members:

  • Sheldon Caplis, Director of Community Relations- OneMain Financial, Co-Leader
  • Hassan Charles, Director, Office of Engagement- Baltimore City Public Schools, Co-Leader
  • Karl Alexander, Academy Professor, Research Professor of Sociology and Professor of Education- Johns Hopkins University
  • Julia Baez, Senior Director of Initiatives- Family League of Baltimore
  • Jennifer Bodensiek, President & CEO- Junior Achievement of Central Maryland
  • Rebecca Dineen, Assistant Commissioner, Bureau of Maternal and Child Health – Baltimore City Health Department
  • Natalie Dixon, Impact Manager, Education- United Way of Central Maryland
  • Rachel Donegan , Promise Heights Programs Director, University of Maryland School of Social Work
  • Lara Hall, Senior Program Officer- Blaustein Philanthropic Group
  • Kelly Hodge-Williams, President & CEO- Business Volunteers Maryland
  • Talib Horne, Executive Director- Bon Secours Community Works
  • Kayanna Johnson, President- Baltimore City Youth Commission
  • Laura Jones, Office of Teaching & Learning- Baltimore City Public Schools
  • Shana McIver, Office of Engagement- Baltimore City Public Schools
  • Ellie Mitchell, Director- Maryland Out of School Time Network
  • Rena Mohamed, Assistant Director of Practice and Policy- Baltimore City Department of Social Services
  • Jill Pardini, Assistant Deputy Mayor, Health, Human Services, Education and Youth- City of Baltimore
  • Nicole Price, Director, Community & Public Relations, 21st Century School Buildings Program- Baltimore City Public Schools
  • Carol Reckling, Executive Director- Child First Authority
  • Brian Sturdivant Director, Strategic Initiatives and Community Partnerships- University of Maryland Baltimore
  • Sherita Thomas, Manager, Matching Gifts & Special Projects- T. Rowe Price
  • Bernice Walker, Regional Director- Department of Juvenile Services
  • Jake Weinfeld, Strategic Growth Director- MERIT
  • Denise Wheatley-Rowe, Director of Educational Services- Behavioral Health System Baltimore