Meet Our Staff & Board Members

Office Staff

Our friendly staff is well versed in the rich history of Park Forest and Cooperative living. These ladies can walk you through the whole process of co-op living and assist you with anything you may need once you become a member. Excellent customer service doesn't stop after the sale, these ladies work hard to ensure their members are well cared for. 

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Board of Directors and Volunteers

Our Board Members and volunteers graciously give their time to the benefit of all who live in this housing cooperative. Our volunteers help our community events run smoothly and they truly make a difference because of their dedication to Cedarwood. Our current Board of Directors include: Virgie Bullie (President); Jacqueline Smizer (Vice President);  Batura Otara (Secretary); Ella Jones (Treasurer); Andre Hogan (Director at Large); Jeffery Lockett (Director at Large); Michael Alexander (Director at Large) They work hard to keep a balanced budget by making educated decisions about the care of the property, always getting feedback and votes from the members and staff. Together, we have an excellent team of people eager to dig in and get things done around here!

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Maintenance Staff

We pride ourselves on having an excellent maintenance crew that responds quickly to repair requests and goes above and beyond what's expected of them. Their attention to detail is evident in the many positive comments we get from our members. They get the job done right the first time and this level of commitment to quality shows by how well our property has weathered over the last 50+ years.

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