Tom Goddeeris is the Executive Director of the Grandmont Rosedale Development Corporation in Detroit. He is a CDC board member representing Region 6 (City of Detroit).
What is the history/purpose of your organization, in one sentence?
GRDC is a community-based non-profit development organization dedicated to creating a vibrant community in the Grandmont Rosedale neighborhoods of northwest Detroit.
What do you do at your organization?
As Executive Director, I provide overall leadership to the organization, with a particular emphasis on our housing and economic development programs.
Is there anything special we should know about you or your organization?
GRDC is a very community-driven organization. Our board is made up entirely of neighborhood residents and all but one of our staff members is also a resident.