Board and Staff


Board of Management

    President David Beer
    Vice President Joan Sporny
    Secretary Kathy Hayevsky
    Treasurer Joe Shacter
Directors Emma Andelson
    Joe Barss
   David Braverman
     Megan Colins
     Laura Fosler
     Kali Jankovich
     Jeannette Kreston
  Sara Locatelli
     Sean Mallory
  Mike Pankratz
  Colin Rafferty
  Meaghan Stainback

 Executive Director

Sheila Lyons comes to Apollo with extensive experience in nonprofit leadership and fundraising, as well as strategic development, educational programming, event and budget management, and volunteer recruitment.  After starting her career as a business consultant with Arthur Andersen, Sheila served as the Executive Director for two different education coalitions, successfully launching and growing their operations:  the Triad Entrepreneurial Initiative and then a Coleman Foundation program with City Colleges of Chicago.  Most recently she's consulted to small businesses and nonprofits on fundraising, marketing and project management.