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Board of Directors

The duties of the Board of Directors include making recommendations to the preservation and improvements of the neighborhood, organizing neighborhood events and fundraising, overseeing neighborhood projects and acting as a liaison and advocate for the neighborhood to the City government.

All neighborhood residents are welcome to attend the monthly community meetings held the 2nd Thursday of every month, at 6:00 PM at Providence Baptist Church, 1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21217.   Consult our events calendar for upcoming meeting information.

Board of Directors

  • Darroll Cribb, President
  • Norma Green, Vice President, Upton-West Neighborhood Association
  • Kali Madden, Treasurer, Northwest United Protective Association
  • James Hill, Secretary, McCulluh Homes
  • Wanda G. Best, Ex-Officiao-Executive Director-Licensed Dietitian/Nutrition (MD), MPA


  • Deacon Mertha Allen, Providence Baptist Church
  • Cory Brown, Domestic and International Council
  • Ernest Green, Provident Neighborhood Council
  • James Hamlin, Pennsylvania Avenue Redevelopment Corporation, Avenue Market Bakery
  • Officer Charles Lee, Baltimore City Police Department
  • Atiba Nkrumah, Historic Marble Hill Neighborhood
  • Harry Preston, Educator
  • Larry Rosenberg, Co-Chair, Bethel Empowerment and Wellness Center
  • Arnetta Simms, Etting Street Community Association
2017 Annual Report