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BUILD Staff

BUILD staff members reflect the diversity of our youth and act as role models for overcoming obstacles and making positive life choices.

 

BUILD VALUES: 

DIVERSITY, RESPECT, OPEN & HONEST COMMUNICATION, TRUST, AND TEAMWORK

 

Adam M. Alonso, MSW- Executive Director

Lisa SalasExecutive Administrative Assistant

Oscar Xuarez - Administrative Assistant

 

FINANCE & ADMINISTRATION

Wanda RodriguezDirector of Finance and Administration

Eduardo Aguayo-Marquez - Fiscal Manager

Carmen Bermudez - Finance Clerk

Maria TorresFinance Clerk - AP / PR

Diane WehlingManager of Operations

 

DEVELOPMENT 

Kerry Holsinger - Development Associate

Emily Muench - Manager of Foundation and Corporate Relations

Gerlisa Shipman - Volunteer Coordinator

 

Communications

Daniel Perez - Manager of Communications and External Relations

 

PROGRAM SERVICES

Jessica Carrillo-GuerreroDirector of Programs and Services.

Jamey MakowskiManager of Program Development and Compliance

Camesha Jones - Embedded Social Worker

 

PREVENTION SERVICES

Veronica Stein - Manager of Prevention Services

Michael Carrizales  - Site Coordinator

Deonna Hart - Site Coordinator

Emmayoli Silva-  Site Coordinator

Michael West - Site Coordinator

 

Charles Allen - Prevention Specialist

Juliana FortePrevention Specialist

Chimera Green - Prevention Specialist

Virginia McCray - Prevention Specialist

Jessica Ortega Prevention Specialist

Ruby Serrano - Prevention Specialist

 

INTERVENTION  SERVICES

Martin Anguiano - Manager of Intervention Services

Deion GeigerIntervention Specialist

Felix Jusino - Intervention Specialist

Terrence Smith - Intervention Specialist

Carlos Vega - Intervention Specialist

 Max Cerda -  Street Intervention Specialist 

Pablo Galvez - Street Intervention Specialist

Clifton "Booney" McFowler Jr. - Street Intervention Specialist

 

EDUCATION SERVICES

Ebonee Shaw - Manager of Education and Support Services

Marco Guerrero - Education Outreach Specialist 

Briana Lemon - Education Outreach Specialist

Breeuna Smith - Education Outreach Specialist

 

HEALTH & WELLNESS SERVICES 

Heriberto "Coco" CalixtoSports Coordinator

 

ARTS ACADEMY PROGRAMS

Ricardo Miranda - Manager of Arts Academy Programs

Angela Bowman  - Arts Assistant

Adolfo Tolayo - Creative Arts Assistant

Aaron Williams -  Creative Arts Assistant

 

BUILD INTERNS 

Diego Garcia-Montero - Northeastern Illinois University

Julia Ramirez - Northeastern Illinois University

Monica Simonson -  Northeastern Illinois University

Francesca Theoharis - Northeastern Illinois University

Manny Villarreal - Northeastern Illinois University

Omar Zamora - Northeastern Illinois University

Victoria Danner - UIC Jane Addams School of Social Work

Nicole Evans - UIC Jane Addams School of Social Work

Michael Dunn -  University of Chicago

Alaina Mielke - Emerson College

Briana Lemon - DePaul Univeristy