Program Manager

Chicago Community Trust

Email: rrifkind@cct.org

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As Program Manager at the Chicago Community Trust, Risa Jaz Rifkind manages disability inclusion initiatives including the Disabilities Fund and ADA 25 Advancing Leadership. Risa is passionate about the arts and serves as the Co-Chair of the Steering Committee for the Chicago Cultural Accessibility Consortium as well as on its Board of Directors as Treasurer. Risa also serves on the Accessible Airports Advisory Committee for the City of Chicago and the Access Advisory Committee for the Chicago History Museum. Risa received a B.A. from Johns Hopkins University.

Areas of Expertise: Marketing/PR, Program Development

Interests: Arts & Culture, Community Inclusion, Disability Rights, Education, Employment, Government, Other, Philanthropy, Transportation