1400 W. Augusta Blvd Chicago, IL 60642

Our Leadership

Yasmin Rodriguez

Program Director

Yasmin began working at Northwestern Settlement as Program Coordinator for its first AmeriCorps program. As director, she supervises program staff and members. Yasmin also the director of the Food Panty and Family Services.  She also coordinates the Golden Agers, the Settlement’s program for seniors. She received her B.A. in Social Work and Spanish from Northeastern Illinois University.

Christy Fresas

Program Manager

Christy started working as Program Coordinator shortly after her service year at the Northwestern Settlement. As manager, Christy supervises members, plans member development trainings and workshops and coordinates the summer AmeriCorps program. She received her B.A. in Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management from Columbia College Chicago and her M.A. in Communication Studies from Governors State University.