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 Cheryl Blue, Executive Director

Ms. Blue was recently appointed Executive Director. She has over 20 years of experience in Milwaukee and Philadelphia, working for non-profit organizations in the areas of youth development, grant writing and project management. She has managed several high-level projects including a multi-million dollar 21st Century No Child Left Behind grant and Philadelphia Freedom Schools. Since returning to Milwaukee in 2010, she has worked as an independent contractor writing grants for non-profits, and managing projects for the City of Milwaukee, Common Council President Hamilton, Running Rebels Community Organization, Universal Companies and the Safe Zone Initiative. For the last year she has served as Development Manager for the Corridor.

Ms. Blue has a Bachelor’s degree from UW-Whitewater, and studied at Temple University’s Graduate Department of African American Studies.


Deantrium King, Community Outreach Specialist