YLD Board Member Bio


Lisa Sheridan is serving her first year on the YLD Board. She grew up in Highland Park and currently lives in the River West/Fulton Market District. Lisa graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with majors in Political Science, Consumer Science and Legal Studies. She currently works for a boutique consulting firm, Giving Tree Associates, specializing in nonprofit fundraising. Lisa feels proud to help her clients build sustainable infrastructures and exceed their fundraising goals which allow them to continue to provide important programs and services to the community. With respect to YLD, Lisa has attended many community events and participated as a member of LEADS and a member of the 2015 Gesher class. She is excited to expand her involvement with this great group and further give back to the community.

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2015 Double Chai in the Chi: Chicago's Jewish 36 Under 36


Congratulations to our 2015 cohort of Double Chai in the Chi, Chicago's Jewish 36 Under 36 list! Check out photos from the WYLD Summer Party here ! 

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