CKCPJ Board Members
The Board meets quarterly and the Steering Committee meets on the third Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at the Quaker Meeting House, 649 Price Ave., in Lexington. Meetings are open to the public, and visitors are always welcome. Meetings usually last about 2 hours.
||Executive Director, Central Kentucky Housing and Homeless Initiative||Co-Chair|
|Janet Tucker||Community Activist; former Chair, Kentuckians for the Commonwealth||Co-Chair|
|Steven Lee Katz||Finance Officer||Treasurer
|Mary Ann Ghosal, Ed.S.||Peace activist; Retired math and statistics tutoring center coordinator, Eastern Kentucky University||Secretary|
|Rebecca DiLoreto, J.D.
||Attorney with Children's Law Center; Child Advocate
|Bilal El-Amin||Lexington East End Equity Partnership (LEEEP) Partnership Coordinator||Board Member|
||Director of the SKY (Strengthening KY) Families Program, Kentucky State University's Cooperative Extension Program
|Heather Hadi, PSC||Lawyer||Board Member|
|Randolph Hollingsworth, Ph.D.
||Open Education Advocate; Assistant Provost, University of Kentucky
|Gail Koehler, M.A.
||Writer; Trainer of youth in conflict resolution and mediation
||BPS/TEF Engineer at Bosch Rexroth
||retired Council Clerk, Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government
|Richard Mitchell, Ph.D.
||Peace Activist; Biomaterials Scientist, University of Kentucky College of Dentistry
||Community Activist; formerly with Bluegrass Aspendale Teen Center
|Steven Pavey, Ph.D.
||Advocate for immigrant rights; Staff, One Horizon Foundation
|Nadia Rasheed, M.D.
||undergraduate, University of Kentucky; UK United Students Against Sweatshops, volunteer at Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center
|Rabbi Uri Smith
||Environmentalist; Member, Lexington Jewish Federation; Rabbi Emeritus, Ohavay Zion Synagogue
|Tedde M. Smith-Robillard
||certified Kentucky Peer Specialist of KY Stars for Mental Health and member of Bluegrass Re-Entry Council
|Craig Wilkie||Board Member||Treasurer
Read about the History of CKCPJ
- Founding History by Betsy Neale (1983-1991)
- CKCPJ Highlights since 1983
- Download a summary of CKCPJ Activities, 2010-11
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Organizational membership is open to any local group that shares our goals and principles.
ACLU - KY Chapter
La Asociación de Hispanos
Baha'i of Lexington
Berea Friends Meeting
Bluegrass Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO
Franciscan Peace Center
Gay & Lesbian Service Organization
Islamic Society of Central KY
Jewish Federation of the Bluegrass
Humanist Forum of Central KY (AHA)
KY Coalition for Immigrant & Refugee Rights
Justice & Peace, Lex Catholic Diocese
KY Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
KY Conference for Community and Justice
Kentucky Jobs With Justice
Kentuckians for the Commonwealth
Lexington Friends Meeting
Lexington Socialist Student Union
Newman Center at UK
One World Film Festival
Students for Peace and Earth Justice
Sustainable Communities Network
Transylvania University's TU PROGRESS
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