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Pomona Posse 12

Chicago

Est. 2000

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To date, Chicago Scholars have won $211.7 million scholarship dollars from Chicago partner colleges and universities.

History

Tim Ubben, now an emeritus member of the Posse Board of Directors and a graduate and trustee of DePauw University, wanted to bring Posse to the Windy City. He organized a generous group of five benefactors to establish the founding fund for Posse Chicago. The site opened its doors in 2000 with DePauw University, Denison University and Carleton College as its first partner schools.

Posse thanks Tim for his incredible generosity and vision.

We are grateful to the teachers, counselors and community leaders of Chicago, who help us identify incredible high school students. We especially thank our partner colleges and universities for their investments in the program and belief in the promise of Posse Scholars.

Posse Chicago Staff

Jennifer Tani, Director
Samantha Bahena, Program Coordinator
Fullamusu Bangura, Trainer
Asia Calcagno, Trainer
Caroline D’Andrea, Career Program Manager
Molly Dull, Senior Trainer
Araceli Duran, Program Coordinator
Elizabeth Gutierrez, Senior Trainer
Abigail Hernandez, Trainer
Simon Jeffrey, Program Director
Marline Johnson, Trainer
Megan Legault, Assistant to the Director
Charles Lindquist, Trainer
Sara Martinez, Trainer
Danielle Moon, Career Program Manager
Eboni Prince, Program Director
Caryn Turgeon, Development Officer
Leslie Wooten, Development Director

Posse Chicago Advisory Board

Jonathan W. Thayer, Chair
Rod Adams
Robert G. Byron
Kathleen Cantillon
Celeste Center
Patricia Wilson Fridley
Laura Garciduenas
Andrew A. Johnson
Robert Kaye
Geraldine Keefe
Richie Marrero
Richard Metzler
Julie Parsons
Sankat Patel
Jim Pigott
Peter Saravis
Hon. Amy J. St. Eve
Edward T. Swan
Diane Swonk

Chicago Partner Colleges and Universities

Contact Posse Chicago

111 West Jackson Boulevard
Suite 1100
Chicago, IL 60604
Tel: (312) 566-9790
Fax: (312) 566-9796
 [email protected]

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