844-1876
219.844.1876
A nonprofit, community development corporation dedicated to improving Calumet Region neighborhoods.

ni staff and board of directors

Keith D. Speaks - Executive Director
• BA, Communications/Spanish, Ambassador College; MA, Latin American Studies, California State University, Los Angeles
• Fluent in Spanish
• 35 years community development experience in California, Texas and the Calumet Region
• 30 years marketing experience, public relations, sales and communications

Kassia D. White - Marketing Coordinator//Loan Officer/Homeownership Counselor
• BA, Spanish, Purdue University West Lafayette
• Fluent in Spanish
• 13 years community development experience and 8 years small business development experience
Certifications: NeighborWorks Training Institute

Keith Magiera - President
Highland

Nick Zivanovic - Secretary
Hammond

Rob Garrison - Director
Calumet City

Amy Wigsmoen - Director
Hammond

Ardell Young - Director, Immediate Past President
Hammond