Halleemah Nash serves as Chief Partnerships Officer of the Academy Group.
She has led and established a broad range of social impact and education organizations serving Chicago students. Halleemah managed charitable programs for the Chicago Bulls, developed partnership strategies in service of over 9,000 public housing youth at Chicago Housing Authority, and serving as Executive Director for NFL veteran Israel Idonije’s Foundation. Halleemah most recently served as Executive Director of iMentor Chicago, the organization’s first expansion site.
Halleemah is a proud Compton, California native and avid California-based sports and music fan. She is an author and first generation college graduate, with degrees from Howard University and a Masters in Divinity and Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University.