Mary Morten President

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Mary Morten is the President of Morten Group (MG), a consulting firm established in November 2001 to focus on clients in the nonprofit, for-profit and foundation fields.

E-mail

marym@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Teresa Rende Johnson Project Director

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Teresa joined Morten Group in 2017 as their Marketing and Operations Manager and a Consulting Associate. Her background in organizational administration honed her ability to craft orientation plans and manage digital marketing.

E-mail

teresa@mortengroup.com

Location

Seattle

Sarah Menke Project Coordinator

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Sarah provides administrative assistance and project management support at Morten Group.

E-mail

sarah@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Neddy Velez

Neriangela Velez Project Assistant

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Neriangela (Neddy) joined Morten Group in 2017 as an administrative intern. In 2018 she became Project Assistant, providing administrative support to projects and assistance to proposals, plans and reports.

E-mail

neddy@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Keisha Farmer-Smith, Ph.D. Senior Consulting Associate

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Keisha’s years of youth development experience include managing afterschool programs and coordinating services for DCFS youth. Keisha earned a Ph.D. in Public Policy Analysis from the University of Illinois in 2011 ...

E-mail

keisha@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Norma L. Seledon Senior Consulting Associate

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Norma Seledon is a Mexican immigrant and has been a resident of Chicago for over 45 years.  She has over 25 years of professional commitment to community and grassroots development...

E-mail

norma@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Cece Lobin Senior Consulting Associate

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Cece is currently a senior consultant with Morten Group.  Racial equity facilitation and organizational assessments have been the primary focus of her work with firm.

E-mail

cece@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Vince Pagán Consulting Associate

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Vince joined Morten Group in 2012 as a Project Assistant and has since served as an employee of the company in various roles. Prior to becoming a Consulting Associate, Vince served as Morten Group’s Project and Operations Manager, where his responsibilities focused on office administration, systems and infrastructure, and project management.

E-mail

vince@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Lisa Gilmore, LCPC, M.Ed. Consulting Associate

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Lisa joined Morten Group as the Project Manager for “Your Voice! Your Health!,” a University of Chicago research study on shared decision-making and communication preferences between racial/ethnic minority LGBT individuals and their healthcare providers.

E-mail

lisa@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago

Avi Bowie, LCSW Training and Curriculum Officer and Consulting Associate

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Avi is a proud Chicago native with over 15 years of experience in social justice services. Avi’s professional expertise lies in non-profit management, program development and evaluation, youth trauma, racial justice and curriculum development.

E-mail

avi@mortengroup.com

Location

Chicago