Executive Director

Diane Burnham

Diane Burnham
Burnham holds a Master of Management in Nonprofit Administration from North Park University in Chicago and a Master of Science in Urban Studies from the University of Wisconsin. She has worked in nonprofit management since 1998, when she was appointed to the Public Allies National Service Program, a young leaders program co-founded by Michelle Obama.
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SECC PROGRAMS

Recent Projects

Arts & Culture Capital Lab : Program Updates (Q1 & Q2 '21)

Arts & Culture Capital Lab : Program Updates (Q1 & Q2 '21)

In March 2020, the SECC hired Tiffany Mikell to lead creative entrepreneurship programs, now called the Arts & Culture Capital…
53rd Street TIF District - up to $150,000 SBIF Grant for Commercial Properties

53rd Street TIF District - up to $150,000 SBIF Grant for Commercial Properties

The Small Business Improvement Fund (SBIF) is now open for applications for the 53rd Street TIF District. Applications will be accepted now through July…
4th on 53rd Family Fun for Independence Day 2021

4th on 53rd Family Fun for Independence Day 2021

Sunday, July 4, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. CELEBRATE INDEPENDENCE DAY WITH FAMILY FUN IN NICHOLS PARK 4th on 53rd…