What is the Associate Board?

The Associate Board is composed of a group of emerging leaders who dedicate their own time, talents, networks, and resources to raise awareness and support the mission of New Moms. As an ambassador for the organization, each Associate Board member must express and demonstrate a commitment to the mission and vision of New Moms.

Current Members

Anjylla Foster, Ph.D., Membership Chair
Planned Parenthood of Illinois – Director of Organizational Development

Monica Alvarado de Olis
Constellation Brands – Recruiter, Wine & Spirits Operations

Deanna Barnes
DoubleVerify – Sr. Client Partner, Midwest

London Black, MSW
Fly.io – Head of Global People and Business Operations

Melissa Boduch
Jan Craig Headcovers LLC – General Manager

Venus Brady
College of American Pathologists – Content Manager

Jasmin Brown
The Uplift Agency – Director of People & Strategy

Brittany Busch, MIS
Salsify – Customer Success Program Architect, Global Accounts

Lauren Cole
Greencorps Chicago, NFP – Social Service Manager

Kathleen Crowder
PwC – Talent Acquisition Midwest & Central Business Leader

Heather Cull

Cheryl Darling
o9 Solutions – Senior AP Analyst – Team Lead

Sarah DeMott
Huntington National Bank – SVP, IT Service Delivery Director

Melissa DeSimone
Michigan Lakes and Streams Association – Executive Director

Tibessa Ellis
UI Health – Advanced Practice Nurse

Shannon Finnegan
McDonald’s – Sr. Director, HRBP, Global Technology

Ingrid Fowler-Wrather
Northwestern Memorial Hospital – Program Manager OncoSET Precision Medicine

Elizabeth Franz
Google – Head of Industry, CPG and Retail @ Waze 

Krystyna Goldberg, MSPT
Shriners Hospital for Children – Physical Therapist

Siobhan Goree, QSSP
Grainger – Sr. Analyst – DC Inventory

Toni Grimes
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage – Real Estate Agent

Lauren Henderson
Illinois Collaboration on Youth – Special Projects Coordinator

Nubia Henderson
NeoCon – Director of Programming

Natalie Hiebert, MSW, LSW
Northwestern Memorial Hospital – Women’s Health Social Worker

Jessica Holden, MSHR, SPHR
McDonald’s – Strategic Alignment Manager, Center HR

Constance Jackson
Core Spaces

Cate Jamison Huizenga
University Club of Chicago – Catering Coordinator

Niktoria Julian
Bellwood Development Center

Jessica Kahn
McMaster-Carr – Senior Human Resources Manager

Rachael Kiphart
Sodexo Live! – Private Events Sales Manager

Varna Kodoth
Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine – M.D. Candidate

Ericka Kroger
Kimberly-Clark – Strategy Deployment & Business Operations Consultant

Tiffany Luo
KPMG – Director, Client Relations

Nell Maggio
The Shirley Ryan Ability Lab – Global Patient Services Care Manager

Leah Marks
Loyola University Chicago – Clinical Assistant Professor & Clinical Coordinator

Jessica McClain
Google – Principal Analytical Lead, Big Box Retail

Mary Michaelsen
Bulley & Andrews – Marketing Manager

Yvette Needham
Chicago Public Schools – Senior Safety Professional

Maggie Nolan, CPA
William Blair – Partner

David Novak, Ph.D.
Deloitte – Research Manager

Victoria Onufrieff
Habitat for Humanity Chicago – Partnerships Specialist

Meghan Premo-Hopkins
Chicago Theological Seminary – Student

Logan Quan
Andreou & Casson, Ltd. – Associate Attorney

Abigail Rasweiler
Marina Maher Communications  – Vice President, Health and Well-Being

Stephanie Reis
PwC – Director, PwC Digital

Christie Schuessler
Naturally Chicago – Program and Operations Manager

Bryn Siberski
Koya Partners | Diversified Search Group – Senior Search Coordinator

Casey Solt BS, MBA
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association – Senior Consultant, Network Solutions | Value Based Programs

Nataliya Timorina
McDonald – Human Resources Director

Claire Van Horn
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois – Director, Value-Based Care Program Strategy

Catherine Ward
LBBA – Senior Project Architect

Julia Waterbury
The McShane Companies – Senior Marketing Coordinator

Jhontia Williams
Google – Video Lead: Specialty E-Commerce

Maddie Williams
Strategic Philanthropy Ltd.

Roxie Williams
The Black Chamber of Commerce and Entrepreneurs of Illinois – Chief Administrative Officer

Tonja Williams
T.M.Williams Bus Consult LLC – Owner/EduSultant

Shirley Wooten Steedley
Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church – Chairperson of Trustees/Women’s Mission

Kendra Wright
Beth Interactive – Director of Content Strategy

Ashley Zimmermann
Tegus – Learning and Development Manager

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New Moms strengthens families by partnering with young moms as they progress toward housing stability, economic mobility, and family well-being. We envision a future where every young family thrives.

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