Kenya Merritt is the Program Officer at the Pritzker Traubert Foundation. She has more than 20 years of community building and economic development experience in the public sector. Previously, she held dual roles as the First Deputy Commissioner and Chief Small Business Officer at the...

Ayana Wilson is the Administrative Associate at the Pritzker Traubert Foundation. Before working for the Foundation, Ayana was a Research Associate at the University of Illinois at Chicago in the Ed.D program, where she facilitated the annual interview and selection process, published the monthly newsletter,...

Melissa Ponce is the Grants/Administrative Manager at the Pritzker Traubert Foundation. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked at the American Academy of Pediatrics where she was a Program Manager of Immunization Systems Improvement and formerly held the position of Program Manager of Quality Improvement...

Noemi Garcia is the Program Manager at the Pritzker Traubert Foundation. She has extensive experience in non-profit capacity building and management. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked as an independent consultant and collaborated with local non-profits and foundations. Noemi previously held leadership roles at...

Prior to joining the Foundation, Andrew was a Manager at RW Ventures LLC—a leading national economic development firm focused on the design and launch of innovative market-based economic development projects in neighborhoods and regions. He also helped spearhead the creation of the Regional Growth Innovation...

Cindy S. Moelis is President of the Pritzker Traubert Foundation. She oversees the Foundation’s strategic direction, including partnerships and investments. Pritzker Traubert Foundation currently distributes $20M annually and is primarily focused on making investments that increase economic mobility and opportunity in Chicago. Under Cindy’s leadership,...