Executive Director, Becky RaymondExecutive Director, Becky Raymond

Becky Raymond has nineteen years of experience in adult literacy, garnered while living in Louisiana, San Francisco and Chicago. She has worked with┬ácommunity colleges, library-based programs, community-based organizations and supportive housing facilities. Before becoming CCLC’s inaugural Executive Director, she worked for the Jane Addams Resource Corporation, Literacy Works and ProLiteracy America. Becky can be reached at (312) 690-4253 or via email at becky@chicagocitywideliteracy.org.


eileen molony-1170 web Program Manager, Dena Giacometti

Dena Giacometti has been in the field of adult education for more than seven years. Most recently, she has served as the Adult Education Department Director at Centro Romero. In addition to administering adult education programs, Dena has been an Illinois Association of Continuing and Adult Educators (IACEA) board member and has chaired the Area Planning Council #508 of the Illinois Community College Board since 2016. She was named the Beyond Books Adult Education Provider of the Year by the Chicago Citywide Literacy Coalition also in 2016. She may be reached at dena@chicagocitywideliteracy.org.


Communications Associate, Jazmine SalasCommunications Associate, Jazmine Salas

Jazmine recently received her A.M. from the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration with a specialization in Poverty and Inequality. Most recently, Jazmine worked at the Grassroots Collaborative where she was responsible for creating digital content like infographics on the budget impasse, social media posts about direct actions, and an animated video on income inequality and progressive revenue solutions in Illinois. At the Coalition, she will be responsible for crafting the newsletter and managing our social media accounts. She may be reached at jazmine@chicagocitywideliteracy.org and (312) 259-3023.