Northeast OhioHispanic Center For Economic Development

Mission

The Northeast Ohio Hispanic Center for Economic Development (NEOHCED) is committed to equitable asset building in Cleveland’s Latino, and other underserved communities, by providing economic and entrepreneurial technical assistance, training, and advocacy.

WHO WE ARE

NEOHCED is a host organization to the Small Business Development Centers program, the Northeast Ohio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and is the lead organization for the redevelopment and placemaking initiative, La Villa Hispana

Meet the team

  • JENICE CONTRERAS
    Executive
    Director
  • RANDY CEDEÑO
    Director, Small Business Development Center
  • NICK DE LEÓN
    Director, Economic & Community Development
  • MARIA SHARP
    Business Development Associate
  • YAHAIRA GONZÁLEZ
    Program Support
    Associate
  • LUIS CARTAGENA
    Business Advisor
    Financial Management
  • GEORGE PIMENTEL
    Business Advisor
    Accounting Services
  • COLE WORLEY
    Business Advisor
    Marketing
NEOHCC
boards of directors
  • MARCO GRGUREVIC
    Chair
    TSJ media
  • COLEEN FISHER
    Vice-Chair
    Dollar Bank
  • RICHARD ESTREMERA
    Treasurer
    KeyBank
  • PATRICK ESPINOSA
    Trustee
    Lorenzon Law LLC
  • RICHARD K. LEVITZ
    Trustee
    RK Levitz LLC
  • RAMON HARRIGAN
    Trustee
    MBAC
  • MYRA R. ROSARIO
    Trustee
    Latino Cleveland
HBC
boards of directors
  • MAGGIE RIVERA-TUMA
    Chair
    PNC Bank
  • EZEQUIEL RODRIGUEZ
    Vice-Chair
    Franchise Consulting
  • SARA JO SMITH
    Secretary
    KeyBank
  • IRWIN F. CARABALLO
    Trustee
    Steel Valley Credit Union
  • SARA GONZALEZ
    Trustee
    Swagelok
  • JOHN SLAVIK
    Trustee
    Fifth Third Bank
  • JOSE VASQUEZ
    Trustee
    Quéz Media Marketing
  • CARMEN VERHOSEK
    Trustee
    Wickens Herzer Panza

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