Sima is a real estate attorney with a concentration in condo and HOA law and has owned operated the Law Office of Sima L Kirsch for over 40 years. She has served on numerous boards during her prolific career. Sima lives in Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood and spends her free time with her son and grandson, doing yoga, and volunteering in the community.
JEN SANFORD - Treasurer
Jen Sanford is a marketing professional with over 10 years of experience in branding, content creation, product and communication marketing, project management, and strategy. She currently acts as Senior Product Marketing Manager for Blue Lava, a cybersecurity startup out of Silicon Valley. Prior to joining Blue Lava, her past roles include Director of Community Engagement and Strategy with social good tech startup ShoppingGives, Creative Services Trainer with Apple, and VP of Creative with CA Ventures. Outside of the office, Jen is an active volunteer in her community. She holds positions as both Leadership Committee Chair and board member for the Chicago Leadership Alliance.
KELLY PEASE - Secretary
Kelly Pease is known as a sustainability guru, fitness enthusiast, and jack of all trades. Besides her passion for empowering Chicago youth, she has a natural ability to organize and mobilize communities. By day, Kelly is the Director of Business Development at Workbox Company. Kelly spends her free time outside and likes to travel. She currently resides in Lincoln Park, Chicago with her boyfriend and cat, Tiger.
ERICA FROHM - Director
Erica is the owner of 01 Insights, a systems development firm who's clients range from Las Vegas gaming companies to the Chicago Public Library. Erica and her team are experts in developing the systems that bring their clients' ideas to life. Erica lives in Evanston with her partner and their dog Mac. In her spare time Erica spends time with her family and attends Chicago Red Stars games whenever possible.
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