Board of Directors
Spearheaded by our devoted President & Executive Director, Angela Williams, our Board of Directors governs the non-profit arm of CSAC, the Charles Street Area Corporation. The Board works diligently to plan and implement projects, events, and partnerships that benefit the Charles Street Valley.
Current Board Members
A CSV resident since 1989, Angela has served as President of CSAC since 2016. She holds Master's degrees in Business Administration and Corporate Communication from Duquesne. She has been honored for Community Leadership (2019) by State Rep. Jake Wheatley, Jr. and Northside Leadership Conference in 2012.
Ericka purchased a new affordable home in the Charles Street Valley in 2002 as a part of the CSV community revitalization plan. She has been a youth and community advocate for close to 30 years. She holds a Master’s degree from Duquesne University in Community Leadership, and has been honored for her leadership abilities.
Dr. ARchish Maharaja
Archish Maharaja, Ed.D. is a professor at Point Park University. He serves as the Director of Graduate Programs and Director of Health Care Administration & Management. Archish is highly experienced and accomplished in finance and management and is passionate about helping others succeed.
La Rita Alston
La Rita is a life-long resident of CSV. She attended local colleges in Pennsylvania, and was employed by Community College of Allegheny County for many years. She is a member of the Board Governance committee, and is committed to neighborhood safety initiatives and community revitalization.
Shalace is a life-long resident of the Northside, and a current resident of CSV. She obtained her Master's degree from Chatham University in Counseling Psychology in April 2022. She advocates for collective healing through mental health awareness, reducing stigma around addiction, and promoting self-efficacy.
Amy is a life-long Northside resident and a CSAC board member since 2020. She is committed to community rebuilding, developing safe youth enrichment centers, and neighborhood safety for all residents. She graduated from CCAC and Carlow University, and works for CCAC as a Biology Educational Technician.
Quincy is a life-long Northsider. He focuses on Inclusion, Diversity, Equity & Accessibility work in both his role in the Equity Office for Pittsburgh Public Schools and as the Managing Principal at Chisholm Consulting Group. He has two sons, Quincy Jr. and Elijah.
Like our work? Join our team!
The Charles Street Area Corporation is currently looking for new Board Members to govern the organization. Our Board of Directors is made up of Charles Street Valley residents, community stakeholders, and outside partners who are committed to sharing their time and talents to further our mission of empowering residents, providing resources, and revitalizing the community.
Our agendas outline the topics we'll discuss in advance of each board meeting.
- November 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- October 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- September 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- August 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- July 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- June 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- May 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- April 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- March 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- February 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- January 2023 - Meeting Agenda
- December 2022 - Meeting Agenda
Board Meeting Updates
Our Board of Directors meets monthly to share project updates, discuss community concerns and priorities, and plan programs and projects.
Community meetings are open to the public and can be found on our Events Calendar.Events
Meeting minutes provide detailed notes and action steps from our meetings.
- October 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- September 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- August 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- July 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- June 2023 Meeting Minutes
- May 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- April 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- March 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- February 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- January 2023 - Meeting Minutes
- October 2022 - Meeting Minutes
- September 2022 - Meeting Minutes