Staff and Board


ACE Staff

  • Dwaign Tyndal, Executive Director
  • Sue Heilman, Senior Consultant
  • Richard Juang, Staff Attorney
  • Lee Matsueda, Political Director
  • Olmis Sanchez, REEP Adult Coordinator
  • Michael Prentice/Glasgow, Community Organizer
  • Tenbit Mitiku, Development & Communications Assistant

ACE Board

  • Adanarys Barragan
  • Tiffany Chenault
  • Imam Abdullah Taalib Faaruuq
  • Genea Foster
  • Carol Gregory
  • Mina Makarious
  • Lisa Owens
  • Dennis Rogers
  • Khalida Smalls

ACE Interns and Volunteers

We are fortunate to have many interns and volunteers at ACE. The following are the folks you'll see in our office on a weekly basis.

  • Stuart Spina (TRU)
  • Peedub Welch (TRU)

Staff Profiles

Lee Matsueda
Lee Matsueda, Political Director, joined the staff in October 2005, after serving as an ACE Board member for one year. He is a graduate of Brandeis University and holds a MS degree in the Environmental Studies Advocacy and Organizing Program from Antioch New England Graduate School. Previous to ACE, Lee was a community organizer for almost three years with the Greater Four Corners Action Coalition (GFCAC) in Dorchester. While at the GFCAC, his efforts included campaign work to gain access to rapid transit along the Fairmount line commuter rail corridor, and Boston Schoolyard Initiative projects at the Sara Greenwood K-8 Middle School and the former William E. Endicott Elementary School.
Email Lee.