Leadership

Leadership 2018-06-28T14:16:11+00:00

Officers

President
Audrey Soglin
Executive Director
Illinois Education Association

Vice President
Barbara Bayldon, MD, FAAP
Head, Section of Primary Care
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Member, IL Chapter – American Academy of Pediatrics

Secretary/Treasurer
Dr. Andrea Evans
Director, Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies
Northeastern Illinois University

Directors

Jo Anderson
Co-Executive Director
Consortium for Educational Change

Kristine Argue-Mason
Instructional Resource & Professional Development Director
Illinois Education Association

Frank Belmonte, DO, MPH, FAAP
Vice President, Pediatric Population Health and Care Modeling
Advocate Medical Group

Colleen Cicchetti, PhD
Executive Director, Center for Childhood Resilience
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

Denise Cunill, MD, FAAP
Associate Medical Director of Ambulatory Pediatrics
Cook County Health and Hospital System

Dalyn Drown
Principal, Burr Oak Academy and Burr Oak Elementary
Calumet Park School District 132

Marjorie Fujara, MD, FAAP
Acting Chair, Division of Child Protective Services
Department of Pediatrics
John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County
Acting Medical Director, Chicago Children’s Advocacy Center

Monique Redeaux-Smith, PhD
Union Professional Issues Director
Illinois Federation of Teachers

Jennie Pinkwater
Executive Director
IL Chapter – American Academy of Pediatrics

Bridget Rodriguez
Associate Director of Programs and Operations
Education Redesign Lab
Harvard Graduate School of Education

Julie Shellberg
Superintendent of Schools
Ridgeland School District 122

David Soglin, MD, FAAP
Chief Medical Officer
La Rabida Children’s Hospital
Member, IL Chapter – American Academy of Pediatrics

Sameer Vohra, MD, JD, MA, FAAP
Executive Director, Office of Population Science and Policy
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Humanities
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Member, IL Chapter – American Academy of Pediatrics

Staff

Thomas Lenz
Coordinator
Partnership for Resilience

Andrea Ortez
Southland Partnership Organizer

Dor Fitzgerald
Administrative Consultant

Julie Shellberg
By All Means Project Coordinator