Leadership

ZEKE COHEN

Baltimore City Councilmember, 1st District

Healing City Co-Founder

Sponsor, Elijah Cummings Healing City Act

ANN COY

Overall HCB Coordinator

SEAN BRESCIA

MISSION

Healing City Co-Founder

Chair, HCB Marketing & Communications

DR. MELISSA BUCKLEY

Coppin State University

Healing City Co-Founder

Chair, HCB Events & Engagement

NIGEL GARCIA

Baltimore Corps

Chair, HCB Partnerships

DR. PHIL LEAF

Johns Hopkins University

Chair, HCB Knowledge & Resources

City Liaisons

TISHA EDWARDS

Executive Director, Mayor's Office of Children & Family Success

SHANTAY JACKSON

Executive Director, Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Safety & Engagement

Steering Committee

ZEKE COHEN

Baltimore City Councilmember, 1st District

Healing City Co-Founder

Sponsor, Elijah Cummings Healing City Act

ANN COY

Overall HCB Coordinator

SEAN BRESCIA

MISSION

Healing City Co-Founder

Chair, HCB Marketing & Communications

DR. MELISSA BUCKLEY

Coppin State University

Healing City Co-Founder

Chair, HCB Events & Engagement

NIGEL GARCIA

Baltimore Corps

Chair, HCB Partnerships

DR. PHIL LEAF

Johns Hopkins University

Chair, HCB Knowledge & Resources

MARK JEWS

Holistic Health

JEN EAMES

The Zanvyl & Isabelle Krieger Fund

DEAN LYNES

Independent Film Maker

BRYAN LYGHT

Center for Urban Families

DR. MICHAEL SINCLAIR

Morgan State University

DR. KEVIN DANIELS

Morgan State University

DONNA BRUCE

Social Activist/Beautician

CHANEI CLEMONS

Roberta's House

TROY STATON

More Than a Shop Initiative

KAREN WEBBER

Open Society Institute

GWEN BROWN

Behavior Health System Baltimore

TIFFINEE SCOTT

Maryland Peer Advisory Council

LISA MOLOCK

Let's Thrive Baltimore

Working Groups

PARTNERSHIPS

Creating meaning and purpose behind what it means to be an official trauma-informed partner of Healing City Baltimore, and facilitating outreach and recruitment.

EVENTS & ENGAGEMENT

Planning and organizing community-building and culture-changing efforts focused on understanding trauma and healing collectively.

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

Building awareness and momentum around the Healing City movement and the efforts of the other working groups.

KNOWLEDGE & RESOURCES

Positioning Healing City Baltimore as the umbrella resource for trauma-informed efforts in the city and building a library of knowledge and resources relevant to our mission.

TRAUMA-INFORMED TRAINING

Fostering partnerships and developing best practices and an implementation plan for providing community-led trauma-informed training at a grassroots level.

Partners

Affiliates

Learn how you can become an Affiliate HERE.

Advocates
Allies
Champions

Together, there is nothing we can't accomplish in achieving a racially, socially, and economically just and thriving Baltimore for ALL.

A dedicated group of community organizers, practioners, social workers and scholars have collectively spent thousands of hours concepting, planning and organizing Healing City Baltimore. THIS is Baltimore! Together we are defining our future.