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Meet Your PPC Team

You can count on the Parent Power Chicago team because we are committed to helping you and other Chicago parents give your children a bright future. We live in Chicago and many of us have children—just like you. So we understand the challenges you face as a parent and can help address those challenges.

Stan Anderson

Executive Director

I work with the PPC Team to develop strategies that help provide support to parents like you throughout Chicago on an on-going, ever-changing basis. I also work with community stakeholders to identify the needs of parents and determine how to address those needs.

Contact: SAnderson@parentpowerchicago.com

Terrell Campbell

Power Schools Manager

My role is to develop and maintain relationships with school staff and administrators throughout Chicago by regularly meeting with them to share the PPC mission and encourage them to participate in PPC events.

Contact: TCampbell@parentpowerchicago.com

Terea Murphy

Parent Network Director

My job is to work with the Parent Liaisons to recruit parents into the Parent Network. I work to develop relationships with parents, resources and community organizations that support you. Together we develop events to support parents to be their child’s #1 advocate.

TMurphy@parentpowerchicago.com

MariCarmen Magana

Parent Liaison

My job is to support, communicate with, and motivate parents to stay involved in their children’s academic and cultural development. I’ll help connect you to the best resources available in your neighborhood, provide leadership training as needed, and introduce you to like-minded parents for mutual support.

Contact: MMagana@parentpowerchicago.com

Tara Campbell

Resource Hub Director

My job is to identify key resources that can help you to support your child educationally and culturally. I meet with the resources on a regular basis to ensure that they are able to continue to provide you with the quality support that you need.

Contact: TNance@parentpowerchicago.com

LaShanda Howard

Parent Liaison

My role is to support, communicate with, and motivate parents to stay involved in their children’s academic and cultural development. I’ll help connect you to the best resources available in your neighborhood, provide leadership training as needed, and introduce you to like-minded parents for mutual support.

Contact:  LHoward@parentpowerchicago.com

Portia Mittons

Events Manager

I provide you with the information you need about community events, our partners, the Resource Hub, and PPC initiatives. I also work to keep parents and community members connected to one another through our social media channels.

Contact: PMittons@parentpowerchicago.com

Gabriela Payne

Office Administrator

I’m responsible for organizing our database of parents, community stakeholders, vendors, contractors, and volunteers who support PPC. I also share information on important events of special interest.

Contact: GPayne@parentpowerchicago.com

Frances Newman

Parent Liaison

My job is to support, communicate with, and motivate parents to stay involved in their children’s academic and cultural development. I’ll help connect you to the best resources available in your neighborhood, provide leadership training as needed, and introduce you to like-minded parents for mutual support.

Contact: FNewman@parentpowerchicago.com

Shari Proell

Call Center Manager

I work closely with the PPC Team to manage the 24-hour Helpline by performing training, developing scripts and call guides, and keeping the information we share both current and accurate. I also keep track of the Helpline feedback to make sure you find this resource as helpful as possible.

Contact info:  SProell@parentpowerchicago.com

Aisha Seals

Resource Hub Manager

I conduct ongoing research and networking to identify potential Resource Hub participants. I maintain relationships with all Resource Hub participants to make sure parents and children get access to all of the opportunities we provide.

Contact:  ASeals@parentpowerchicago.com

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