City Leadership/Liaisons

ZEKE COHEN

Baltimore City Councilmember, 1st District

TISHA EDWARDS

Executive Director, Mayor's Office of Children & Family Success

ANN COY

L.E.E. Public Policy Fellow, Councilmember Zeke Cohen's Office

Steering Committee

MELISSA BUCKLEY

Coppin State University

Co-Chair, HCB Events & Engagement

SEAN BRESCIA

MISSION

Chair, HCB Marketing & Communications

NIGEL GARCIA

Baltimore Corps

Co-Chair, HCB Partnerships

PHIL LEAF

Johns Hopkins University

Co-Chair, HCB Knowledge & Resources

DONNA BRUCE

Social Activist/Beautician

Co-Chair, HCB Events & Engagement

BRYAN LYGHT

Center for Urban Families

Co-Chair, HCB Knowledge & Resources

RUBY PARKER

The Family Tree

Co-Chair, HCB Partnerships

JEN EAMES

The Zanvyl & Isabelle Krieger Fund

MICHAEL SINCLAIR

Morgan State University

KEVIN DANIELS

Morgan State University

DEAN LYNES

Independent Film Maker

RYAN TURNER

Community Law in Action

MARK JEWS

Holistic Health

CHANEI CLEMONS

Roberta's House

DIANA GOLDSMITH

Repair the World Baltimore

TEVIS SIMON

A Walk By Faith Consulting

TROY STATON

More Than a Shop Initiative

EMILY AMES-MESSINGER

UMD Positive School Center

GWEN BROWN

Behavior Health System Baltimore

JAMAL TURNER

Baltimoreans for Educational Equity

KAREN WEBBER

Open Society Institute

ISRAEL NUNEZ

Baltimore City Dept. of Recreation & Parks 

TRAVIS STREET

Living Classrooms Foundation

WESLEY HAWKINS

The Nolita Project

Working Groups

PARTNERSHIPS

NIGEL GARCIA, CO-CHAIR

Baltimore Corps

RUBY PARKER, CO-CHAIR

The Family Tree

MARK JEWS

Holistic Health

KIZZY PITTRELL

Strengthening Families

EMILY AMES-MESSINGER

Positive Schools Center

MIKA KELLY

Bon Melange Luxury Extensions

CHANEI CLEMONS

Roberta's House

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

SEAN BRESCIA, CHAIR

MISSION

DEAN LYNES

Independent Film Maker

JEN EAMES

Zanvyl & Isabelle Krieger Fund

TEVIS SIMON

Walk by Faith Consulting

UNIVERSITY PARTNERS

PHIL LEAF

Johns Hopkins University

MELISSA BUCKLEY

Coppin State University

MICHAEL SINCLAIR

Morgan State University

KEVIN DANIELS

Morgan State University

EVENTS & ENGAGEMENT

MELISSA BUCKLEY, CO-CHAIR

Coppin State University

DONNA BRUCE, CO-CHAIR

Social Advocate

MARK JEWS

Holistic Health

GWEN BROWN

BHSB

DIANA GOLDSMITH

Repair the World Baltimore

AMAR MAKUNDA

Roca Baltmore

NIGEL GARCIA

Baltimore Corps

ISRAEL NUNEZ

Baltimore Recreation & Parks

CHANEI CLEMONS

Roberta's House

PHIL LEAF

Johns Hopkins University

TROY STATON

More Than A Shop Initiative

SEAN BRESCIA

MISSION

KNOWLEDGE & RESOURCES

PHIL LEAF, CO-CHAIR

Johns Hopkins University

BRIAN LYGHT, CO-CHAIR

Center for Urban Families

EMILY AMES-MESSINGER

Positive Schools Center

TEVIS SIMON

Walk by Faith Consulting

MELISSA BUCKLEY

Coppin State University

KAREN WEBBER

Open Society Institute

Together, there is nothing we can't accomplish in achieving a racially, socially and economically just and thriving Baltimore for ALL.

A dedicated group of over 80 volunteers—community organizers, practioners, social workers and scholars—have collectively spent thousands of hours concepting, planning and organizing Healing City Baltimore. THIS is Baltimore! Together we are defining our future.