Sheri Jendra Returns to BAPA 

By Brian Marchetti  After stepping away from BAPA a number of years ago, a familiar face, Sheri Jendra, has returned to fill the role of Office Manager.    “It’s great to […]

Meet John Papara

By Marianne Walsh  When BAPA approached John Papara to work closely with the Ridge Run committee to plan and present BAPA’s most people-intensive event, the Ridge Run on Memorial Day, […]

BAPA Welcomes New Community Relations Director  

By Kristin Boza  BAPA welcomes Davia Douglas to the team as our Community Relations Director. Douglas’ extensive professional experience in community outreach, plus her love of Beverly/Morgan Park, makes her […]

Samantha Griffin Assists BAPA With Environmental Initiatives  

  By Cathriona Fey  BAPA Outreach Liaison  Growing up, gardening was a family affair for Samantha Griffin. A recent graduate of Southern Illinois University Carbondale with degrees in geography and environmental resources, plus minors in horticulture and history, Griffin has joined BAPA […]