Albany Park Neighbors is a grassroots organization founded in late 2012. The original leadership team: Keith Altena, Maryam Altena, Megan Backes, Sarah Betterton, Shylo Bisnett, Jess Bouboulis, Eric Filson and Joshua Sherif.
Current Elected Board Members:
President: Jessica Bouboulis
Vice President: Keith Altena
Treasurer: Eric Filson
Secretary: Monica Wanat
Community Liaison: Maryam Altena
The board members make decisions by sourcing the input of the general membership. Please follow our Facebook page to participate in shaping decisions on community issues. We also pull in the expertise and wisdom of other members who have expressed a desire to increase their involvement in the group and neighborhood.
Current At-large Board Members:
Katie Andert: Green Space and Education
Martin Andert: Green Space and Education
Ana Bermudez: Events and Arts
Sarah Betterton: Website and Marketing
Maxine Chaikouang: 2017 Space Partner
Sarah Delezen: Jensen Park and Community Organizations
Drew Deward: Green Space
Mason Payne: Special Events
Joshua Sherif: community advisor
At this time, leadership is open to community members who have demonstrated a commitment to the group through regular meeting attendance, strategic planning and execution of events, and participation in volunteer opportunities open to the wider membership, including clean-ups, election forums, etc. It is a significant time investment, but emotionally fulfilling and intellectually rewarding.
Eligibility: To qualify, the person must be a resident of Albany Park and a current member of Albany Park Neighbors in good standing. Anyone interested in nominating someone (including themselves) can email email@example.com.
General elections will be held at a later date.
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone Number: 773-828-9052