Meredith Chaiken

Executive Director


As Executive Director Meredith manages the operation of GBA while moving our mission and vision forward.


(410) 929-2270

Sarah Hope 

Director of Revitalization Programs


Sarah manages revitalization programs, including Housing, Commercial, Park and Transportation initiatives. Want to beautify your neighborhood?  Talk to her about our Spruce Up Program!

(410) 458-3384

Daisy Heartberg

Director of Public Safety Programs

Daisy works on developing community based violence intervention strategies aimed at gun violence reduction. Share your ideas with her at:


(585) 739-9658

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Imari Alverez

Community Engagement Coordinator

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Wesley manages and coordinates GBA's community outreach efforts. Want to know more about GBA? Send him a line!

(240) 355-0686

Elias Hinderberger

Business Programs Manager


Elias manages GBA's programs aimed at supporting and promoting small businesses on the peninsula. Does your business need some support? Reach out!

‪(443) 219-7212‬