Social Development Foundation: Board of Directors welcomes 10 new board members
MILWAUKEE, Wis. – September 13, 2017 – The Social Development Foundation, whose mission is to generate awareness, identify resources, and secure support to advance the efforts of the Social Development Commission (SDC), is pleased to announce that they voted to accept 10 new members to the board. The board voted unanimously to approve the 10 new members prior to its September 12 meeting.
Members joining the board represent diverse backgrounds and areas of expertise. “It is with great pleasure that we welcome our new board members,” said Peter Zehren, president of the SD Foundation board. “The enthusiasm each exhibited during candidate interviews and the passion for our mission and vision was without question. They will be a valuable asset to the SD Foundation board.”
New board members include:
Nakisha Adams, We Energies
Aisha Barkow, Milwaukee Area Technical College
Arnold Cifax, Sr., New Testament Church of Milwaukee
Lisa Goodman, Direct Supply
Catherine Horzeski, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee
Robert McKinley, Associated Bank
Albert Smith, Vanguard Group, LLC
Sonia Summers, Rockwell Automation
Michael Ray Wilder, iHeart Media
Allison Yanasak, Vision Forward Association
Established in 2003, the SD Foundation fulfills its vision to enhance services and broaden awareness of SDC’s mission in the community: Empowering Milwaukee County residents with the resources to move beyond poverty. Financial support contributes to making programs such as job training and education (HSED/GED) as well as the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program possible.