Jacklyn A. Chisholm, Ph.D.
President and CEO
Jacklyn A. Chisholm, Ph.D. is President and Chief Executive Office of the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland, a private nonprofit dedicated to transforming lives through education, personal and professional development programs and support services.
Dr. Thea Wilson
Vice President of Children and Families
Dr. Thea Wilson is the Vice President for Children and Families at the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland. In her role as VP for Children and Families, Dr. Wilson is responsible for managing the operations of the Council’s Early Head Start and Head Start programs.
Vice President of External Affairs
Douglass Bennett is the Vice President of External Affairs for the Council. Doug focuses on the development, integration and implementation of a broad range of public relations activities relative to the strategic direction of the organization and its leadership.
Mark C. Batson
Chief Operating/Chief Information Officer
Mark C. Batson oversees Information Technology, Facilities and Transportation for the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland. His core focus is to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of operations in order to better serve the Council’s client base.