Cecile Carroll
773.276.2194 ext. 2003
Carolina Gaete
773.276.2194 ext. 2002

Board of Directors

Latrice Watkins

Latrice is a parent from the community who has been active at Piccolo elementary school. She managed parent programming at the school and was an advocate for the school in acquiring resources for the school and fighting against harmful education policies.

Odell Butler-Treasurer

Odell has lived in Humboldt Park for over 15 years and moved to Chicago as young man from Mississippi. He is a block club leader and a retired bus coordinator for Stowe Elementary School. He is currently working on housing issues.

Lois Crawford

Lois has lived in the community for over 20 years. She is a small business owner and a former Local School Council member of Ryerson Elementary School and Orr High School. She currently works in our housing and economic justice campaigns.

Lottie Steele-Vice President

Lottie is a long term resident of West Humboldt Park, she attended Ryerson Elementary School and her youngest attends Cameron Elementary School. Lottie has been involved in BT's education work for the last two years.

Delia Perez-President

Delia is a mother of three who all attend De Diego Elementary School. She studies criminal justice and has been working with BT's economic justice work and education work.

Ann Bishop

Ann has been involved in BT's economic justice work advocating for more transparency and direct benefit in projects and development in the community.

Jerry Shorter

Jerry is a student at Michelle Clark High School and just graduated from the former Ryerson elementary school and has been working on local education issues alongside his family.