East Village Youth Programs’s board members are committed to making college dreams a reality for all students and creating a culture of achievement in the communities we serve. They are leaders in their respective industries and provide ongoing counsel, support and oversight to EVYP staff.


Fabian Perez*, President
Strategic Vision, Inc.

Jim Herbst, Vice President
Interstate Tenant Advisers LLC

Rosemary Francis, Secretary

Lesly Flores, Treasurer
Associated Bank

Jess Levine, EVYP Founder


Mark Castellanos

Alan Castro
Wintrust Mortgage

Nicolas Fulks
Envoy Air

Jake Golovchuk
City of Chicago, Department of Finance

Carmen Jimenez
Vidal & Associates, Ltd.

Henry Moya
Public Relations and Communications Consultant

Janet Paradiso

Art Safer
Concordia University Chicago

Aldo Valencia
Educational & Institutional Insurance Administrators

Anibal J. Vega, Ex-officio
Executive Director, EVYP


* Denotes EVYP Alumni


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