Our team

Our people make it happen

Meet Our Team

Cross Over Community Development is led by the Executive Director and a group of COCD staff and volunteers.

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Executive Director

Catherine Bitwayiki

Oversees hiring, employment processes, maintaining records, compliance, and other administrative duties. Responsible for overseeing fundraising and ensuring sound financial practices.

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Volunteer Coordinator

Ann Mario

Organizes and maintains a list of all current and past volunteers and volunteer applications. Communicates with volunteers and provides more detailed information on open volunteer positions.

Meet Our Board

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Treasurer

Leroy Nieport

Serves on the Fundraising Committee and Executive Wage Review Committee. University of Dayton BS graduate in Business Administration. Retired after 33 years as the treasurer of various Dayton auto dealerships and a second retirement after 11 years from a nonprofit (Elizabeth New Life). 
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Secretary

Mia Burnett

Coordinates and facilitates meetings and maintains formal records.

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Co-Treasurer

Morgan Utrecht

Advises the Board on financial strategies and fundraising.

 
 
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Head of the Committee on Advocacy and Strategic Partnerships

Allen McGrew

Chairs the Advocacy and Strategic Partnerships Committee. He is an Assistant Professor of Geology at The University of Dayton.