Leadership Team


Our Mission 

We, the Central South Shore Area Council, are committed to the stability, balance and growth of our community in Central South Shore. We work together to promote a safe and inclusive neighborhood through beautification, community mobilization, and col…

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Linda D Young


2nd generation born and raised Chicagoan, my 3rd and 4th generation are also Chicagoans. Professional career in Information Technology.

My passion is people and seeing us unleash the power in us all!

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Siobhan Sanders

Siobhan Sanders


Born in Chicago (South Side), raised in Chicago and Dolton, then journeyed to Oak Park, and then found my way back to Chicago 9 years ago. From a professional perspective, I work as a Compliance Officer for a financial services firm. I …

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Johnnie Miller-Cleaves

Communications Director

Born and raised on Chicago's South Side. Committed to family and reinvigorating South Shore. 

Striving to keep YOU in the know!

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Jean Walker

Housing Director
Born in Chicago's Calumet Heights neighborhood, raised and currently a resident of Bronzeville. I work as a realtor and team manager for Redfin Corporation, with a background in Law from DePaul Law School. I have a strong passion for growing primar…

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Interested in Volunteering?

Please let us know a little bit more about yourself, which network (public safety OR housing OR marketing & communication) you'd like to volunteer for and we'll contact you via email for further information or with additional details.

Thanks for taking that first step to make our community better!!