ABOUT US

OUR MISSION

The mission is to transform generations by promoting personal empowerment and economic self-sufficiency.

In 2019, the Urban League reached over 18,000 people through our Workforce Development Training, Youth and Financial Services, and community partnerships.

The Urban League has served the region’s underserved populations since 1948. The Urban League of Greater Southwestern Ohio is recognized as the oldest and largest community-based organization devoted to empowering African American individuals and families.

BOARD MEMBERS

Board of Trustees:

URBAN LEAGUE

SENIOR LEADERSHIP TEAM

Eddie Koen

President/CEO

Cinnamon Pelly

Chief Operating Officer

Dorothy Smoot

Chief Impact Officer & ED for Community Partnering Center

Charolette Harris

Vice President of Operations and Engagement (WBEC ORV)

Rickell Smith

Executive Director
Center for Social Justice

Erica Simmons

HR Consultant
Human Resources

Tonya Conner

Chief of Staff

K. Michael Jordan

Chief Financial Officer

Gina Goings

Senior Vice President of Development

Sheila A. Mixon

Executive Director (WBEC ORV) Senior Vice President of Development & Entrepreneurship

Ashlee Young

VP of Policy and Strategic initiatives

Nikol Miller

Executive Director MVUL