Recently, you received a note from Rev. Curtiss DeYoung announcing his resignation as Executive Director. We are grateful for his three years of service and we wish him well as he returns to Minnesota.
Rev. Robbie Craig, formerly President of the Board of Community Renewal Society, has stepped down from the Board and been named Interim Executive Director, helping to steer us through this time of transition as we develop a Search Committee to select the new Executive Director. I will serve as President of the Board.
Today I have resigned as the Executive Director at Community Renewal Society. My time will end in early summer. I have accepted a position as the CEO of the Minnesota Council of Churches in Minneapolis, MN.
The Chicago Reporter staff receives five nominations.
We are finalists for the Watchdog Award, Best Data Journalism, and Best Affiliated Blog in the Chicago Headline Club’s Lisagor Awards. Reporters Kalyn Belsha and Melissa Sanchez are both twice nominated for Best Education Reporting in Newspaper or Magazine.