Strategic Communications

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Mural in Auburn Gresham neighborhood.
Photo: A Rahmann Statik mural in the Auburn Gresham neighborhood.

Strategic Communications

  • Nina Alcacio

    Director of Public Relations

    Nina Alcacio is the director of public relations for The Chicago Community Trust. Alcacio leads the development of external communications strategies that increase awareness of…

  • Lilly Athamanah

    Digital Communications Specialist

    Lilly Athamanah is the digital communications specialist for The Chicago Community Trust, where she manages the strategy and implementation of the foundation’s digital and creative…

  • Kim Grimshaw Bolton

    Director of Communications

    Kim Grimshaw Bolton is director of communications for The Chicago Community Trust. She works closely with the Executive Office and Community Impact team to advance…

  • Mandy Burrell Booth

    Communications Manager for Special Initiatives

    Mandy Burrell Booth is communications manager for We Rise Together: For an Equitable & Just Recovery. We Rise Together is a coalition of public and…

  • Clothilde Ewing

    Vice President of Strategic Communications

    Clothilde Ewing is vice president of strategic communications for The Chicago Community Trust. Ewing leads the foundation’s strategic communications team and manages the development, integration,…

  • Lorca Jolene


    Lorca Jolene is the archivist at The Chicago Community Trust. She collects and preserves a variety of materials that chronicle the Trust’s history, including records,…

  • Meghan Lewit

    Communications Manager

    Meghan Lewit is communications manager at The Chicago Community Trust. Lewit works to advance the Trust’s strategic focus on closing the racial and ethnic wealth…

  • Elizabeth Weber

    Content Specialist

    Elizabeth Weber is a content specialist for The Chicago Community Trust. In this role, she oversees a content strategy that supports the Trust’s strategic objectives and…