Juan Carlos Linares is the President and CEO of Association House of Chicago, where he is inspired by the team’s dedication to serving the thousands of participants that rely on the House annually, and its 122-years history in stabilizing the lives, households, and communities it serves. Born in the Humboldt Park community and raised in Bellwood, Juan Carlos is an attorney and has held leadership in nonprofit, government, and civic roles over his 19-year career, and is also a part-time educator.
Julie Rodriguez, Vice President
Julie Rodriguez is the Vice President, accountable to the President for the cycle of design, development, delivery, and improvement of programs. She executes a continuous quality improvement process through the program and service areas.
Anthony Lopez, Chief Financial Officer
Anthony is our Chief Financial Officer at the Association House. Here he oversees all aspects of the organization’s finances, contract management, and information technology. With over a decade of experience in contract administration and fiscal management, he serves as an essential part of our team.
Jeff currently serves as the CFO for Nordco, a Wabtec Company. In this role, he is responsible for leading the finance function and partnering with the business to optimize financial performance. Jeff has previously held positions in controllership and public accounting, including a 2 year assignment in Germany. Jeff graduated from the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign) where he received a bachelors and masters in accounting.
Nancy Johnson, Board Member
Nancy is the head of Talent at Adtalem Global Education and leads the enterprise-wide Talent Acquisition and Talent Development Teams. Her team’s responsible for recruitment and selection of top talent at all levels.
Hugo Rodriguez, Board Member
Hugo has been active in community work since he was a young man in Guatemala. Upon settling in Chicago, he continued that work whenever he could. He has been a member of the board for over 25 years.