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

New Business Grant Opportunity from Comcast Rise

New Business Grant Opportunity from Comcast Rise

Representation, Investment, Strength and Empowerment. These are the cornerstones of Comcast RISE, a multi-year commitment to provide grants, marketing, creative,…
Cook County Supports Small Businesses with Grow Grant

Cook County Supports Small Businesses with Grow Grant

Cook County Announces $71 Million Source Grow Grant Program to Help Historically Excluded Small Businesses in Pandemic Recovery The Cook…
SECC Convenes 4th Annual Economic Development Symposium

SECC Convenes 4th Annual Economic Development Symposium

CHICAGO (September 28, 2022) – The South East Chicago Commission (SECC) announced the 4th Annual SECC Regional Economic Development Symposium…