2020 -2021 Board of Commissioners
Representation of the county’s low-income residents is extremely beneficial to SDC’s customers. Elected Commissioners not only share concerns at the Board level, but also provide the ability to share SDC and other resources with members of their districts. Representation of our low-income residents enhances SDC’s credibility with legislators that are creating, reviewing and passing legislation that affect those living in poverty. District Commissioners are also able to raise matters on behalf of their district that the full Board may not be aware of.
The Social Development Commission is fortunate to have a dynamic and diverse Board committed to excellence. Each member brings unique talents, skills, education and experiences that contributes to the strength of the Social Development Commission.
The public is encouraged to find out what district they reside in and who their Commissioner is. Elected Commissioners have the district they represent in the information shown below their picture.
Become a Commissioner and make an impact on poverty in Milwaukee County.
Our elected commissioners operate like any other elected official. They are community liaisons who advocate for people living in their districts. For example, if people feel strongly about policy affecting the quality of life, it is communicated to the Social Development Commission through an elected commissioner. Likewise, an elected commissioner is charged with promoting the Social Development Commission’s messages and resources in the community. Our elected commissioners serve three-year terms.
For more information on becoming a commissioner click here…
All meetings are virtual until further notice.
|COMMITTEE||MEETING SCHEDULE||COMMITTEE CHAIR||*LEAD STAFF||*LIAISON STAFF||SUPPORT STAFF|
|BOARD OF COMMISSION||Monthly 3rd Thursday 5:30pm||Elmer Moore||CEO||Executive Team||Abra Fortson|
|EXECUTIVE||At the call of the Chair||Elmer Moore||CEO||Executive Team||Abra Fortson|
|GOVERNANCE||Semi-Annually or At the call of the Chair||VACANT||CEO||Abra Fortson|
|AUDIT||Annually 1st Thursday or at the call of the Chair||VACANT||Finance Director||Abra Fortson|
|PUBLIC POLICY & PROGRAM PLANNING||Monthly 2nd Wednesday 5:00pm||Nikki Purvis||CEO||Abra Fortson|
|RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT & BUDGET FINANCE||Quarterly||Terese Caro||Finance Director||Abra Fortson|
|HUMAN RESOURCES||Quarterly 2nd Thursday 2:00pm
March, June, September & December
|Craig Sanders||HR Director||Abra Fortson|
|PENSION||Quarterly 2nd Monday (Quarterly) 9:00am Boardroom||VACANT||CEO||Abra Fortson|
|SD PROPERTIES||Semi-Annually or at the call of the Chair||Vincent Bobot||CEO||Abra Fortson|
Board of Commissioners
Meets the third Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise communicated.
BOC Agenda 011719
BOC Agenda 022119
BOC Agenda 032019
BOC Agenda 041819
BOC Agenda 051619
BOC Annual Meeting Agenda 062019
BOC Agenda 071819
BOC Retreat Agenda 081619-081719
BOC Agenda 091919
BOC Agenda 112119
BOC Agenda 121919
Meets the second Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise communicated.
Public Policy & Program Planning Committee
Meets the second Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise communicated.
Meets Semi-Annually, At the call of the Chair at 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise communicated.
Budget & Finance, Resource Development Committee
Human Resources Committee
Appointed Partner Agencies
African American Chamber of Commerce
AFL-CIO Milwaukee Labor Council
Elmer MOORE, Jr.
Chair, Greater Milwaukee Committee
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
Secretary, Milwaukee County
Dr. Valencia BROWN
Milwaukee Area Technical College
Vice Chair, City of Milwaukee
Milwaukee Public School
United Way of Greater Milwaukee
Chia YOUYEE VANG
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Treasurer, Office of the Governor
Craig A. SANDERS
Member-At-Large, District 3 Commissioner
CR-Social Development Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Service Provider and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation or belief. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. If you need this information interpreted to a language you understand or in a different format, please contact La Toya Jones, Equal Opportunity Officer, at 414-906-2823 or email@example.com. Callers who are deaf or hearing or speech-impaired may reach us at Wisconsin Relay Number 711.