Urban Affairs Coalition Appoints Three New Members to its Board

January 10, 2012

The Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC), a nonprofit fiscal sponsor dedicated to building wealth in urban areas, is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors.

“We welcome our new board members and are proud to have them join us,” says Sharmain Matlock-Turner, President & CEO of UAC. “Their wealth of experience and commitment will be of tremendous value to our goal of improving the lives of families and strengthening communities.”

Katherine Clupper, Managing Director of the Public Financial Management Group, brings 20 years of experience in the area of public finance, implementing best practices, managing debt portfolios, and developing credit and long-term strategies. Prior to joining the PFM Group, Clupper served as Director of Independent Financial Advisory services at Penn Capital Advisors. She holds an MBA in finance from Temple University.

Marisa Guerin, Ph.D., is President of Guerin Management Consulting, Inc.  Her practice includes working with executives of businesses and nonprofit organizations on issues of planning, strategy, execution, and performance. Prior to starting her consulting practice, Guerin served 15 years as a corporate vice president for human resources. She holds a Ph.D. in Human and Organizational Systems from Fielding Graduate University. 

Terri J. Lee is Executive Director of State Government Affairs and Policy for Merck, Global Human Health Division, where she directs the company’s interactions with state elected and appointed officials and governmental entities for the western part of the United States. Her career includes positions with Proctor & Gamble. 

The Urban Affairs Coalition (UAC), a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization, unites government, business, community, and individual initiatives to improve the quality of life in the region, build wealth in urban communities, and solve emerging issues. A Home for Nonprofits, UAC provides back office and fiscal and shared services to more than 75 program partners. For more information, please visit www.uac.org.