The Team & Board of Directors

Anika Goss

Chief Executive Officer
meet Anika

Tom Goddeeris

Chief Operating Officer
meet Tom

Ashley Williams Clark

meet Ashley

Sarah Hayosh

Director of Land Use & Sustainability
meet Sarah

Kimberly Faison

Director of Community & Economic Development
meet Kimberly

Kate Cherry

Development Director
meet Kate

Alissa Shelton

Senior Program Manager
meet Alissa

Shari Williams

Senior Program Manager
meet Shari

Edward Lynch, AICP

Senior Program Manager
meet Edward

Nicole Brown

Senior Program Manager
meet Nicole Brown

Susan Rusinowski

Stormwater Engineering Manager
meet Susan

Kendall Nash

Project Manager
meet Kendall

Janet Reyes

Manager of Office Operations
meet Janet

Aron Bell

Administrative Assistant
meet Aron

DFC Board of Directors

Detroit Future City (DFC) is charged with stewarding the use of DFC’s Strategic Framework in a collaborative model to provide the greatest impact. The organization is led by Chief Executive Officer Anika Goss-Foster and governed by an independent board of directors representing the diverse interests and priorities of the people of Detroit.

Chair: Wendy Jackson, The Kresge Foundation

Laura Trudeau, Trudeau Consulting, LLC
Dr. George W. Swan III, GW Swan Group LLC
James Ribbron
Alice Thompson, Black Family Development Inc.
Dave Blaszkiewicz, Invest Detroit
Rev. James Curenton, Mayflower Congregational UCC
Tiffany Douglas, Bank of America
Rebecca Willis, University of Detroit Mercy – Detroit Collaborative Design Center
Katy Locker
Donald Rencher, City of Detroit
Dr. Margaret Dewar, University of Michigan – Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
Maha Freij, ACCESS
Steve Tobocman, Global Detroit
Kamilia Landrum, NAACP – Greater Detroit Chapter
Clifford Brown, Woodborn Partners

DFC Strategic Framework

The Blueprint for Detroit's Future
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