Experienced. Driven. Determined.
A collaborative vision of two men once a world apart.
Meet The Leadership Team
The Opportunity Center has acquired 22 acres of developable land, received its 501c3 status, established a Board of Directors, hired a President & CEO and starting staff, and has updated pro forma, market analysis and feasibility studies in preparation for an aggressive $100,000,000 capital campaign, to include a scholarship fund.
Our Board Members
Board Chair / Founding Member
Board Vice Chair / Founding Member
h. carl mueller
DAVID COOKS, MBA
PRESIDENT & CEO
Director of Development
Karmen Taylor Jones
Internal Project and Operations Manager
Project Management Consultant
Interested In Board Positions?
To date, commitments from local funders, including Bader Philanthropies and the Daniel M. Soref Charitable Trust, has raised more than $6 million. Public funding will account for 30% of the project budget and include $8 million in new market tax credits along with funding from the city, county and state and federal economic development funds.
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