Board of Directors

Tri-City is governed by a 15 member volunteer Board of Directors. As a community development corporation, at least one-third of the Board must live or work in our low income service areas. One hundred percent of our present Board meets that standard.


Paula T. Blanton, MSW/LCSW
East Orange School District

Toni L. Caldwell
Executive Director/CEO and Secretary
Tri-City Peoples Corporation



Tumasang Joseph Awundaga, CPA
Tumasang J. Awundaga & Associates

James Kimberling, MSW/LSW
Program Director
Isaiah House

Tariq Raheem
Technology High School, Newark

D'Andre Workman, Esq.
Director of Legal Services
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey