Board and Governance

Overall Governance Structure

Cleveland Neighborhood Progress has a broad-based and transparent governance structure that draws upon the experience and expertise of diverse stakeholders. We welcome the input of our partners and community members at the board, advisory committee and working group levels.

Cleveland Neighborhood Progress Board Roster


  • Jeffery K Patterson / Chair CMHA
  • Teresa Metcalf Beasley / Vice Chair – McDonald Hopkins
  • Fred Bidwell / Vice Chair – FRONT International Cleveland
  • Dr. Floun’say Caver / Treasurer GCRTA
  • Kyle Dreyfuss-Wells / Secretary  NEORSD


  • Roland V. Anglin – Cleveland State University 
  • Ayonna Blue Donald – Enterprise Community Partners
  • David Eddy  PNC Bank
  • Heidi L. Gartland University Hospitals
  • David J. Heller – NRP Group
  • Alyssa Hernandez City of Cleveland
  • Andrew Jackson MAC Installations and Consulting
  • Joe Jones Cleveland City Council
  • Clark H. Khayat – KeyCorp
  • India Pierce Lee – Cuyahoga Community College
  • Sean McDermott – Cleveland Metroparks
  • Emily Garr Pacetti – Cleveland Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland 
  • Radhika Reddy Ariel Ventures, LLC
  • Lydia M. Pope – E & D Realty
  • Sergio E. Robles Baldwin Wallace University
  • Marcela Rodriguez-Gonzalez Cleveland Playhouse
  • Charles Slife Cleveland City Council
  • Michael R. White – NLDP
  • Matt Zone  Western Reserve Land Conservancy 


  • Thomas J. Coyne
  • Paul Clark
  • David Goldberg
  • Charles John Koch