President and Executive Director

Tonnetta Graham is a Strawberry Mansion native who is a Founder and current Executive Director of the Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to neighborhood preservation, commercial, residential and economic development, and planning. She has successfully led community engagement efforts and negotiations on a wide variety of development projects that have resulted in community benefits that stabilized the neighborhood and empowered its longtime residents. 
Tonnetta has a BS in Human Resource Management from Indiana University of PA and her MS in Higher Education and Organizational Leadership from Drexel University with additional certifications in Volunteer Management and Citizen Planning. She enjoys spending time with her family, especially her teenage son Luke, and friends.


Project Coordinator

Odessa has worked in the Strawberry Mansion community for over 10 years with a grassroots organization, All In The Family Group. Odessa is passionate about preserving and building the neighborhood. She supports SMCDC's new programmatic and housing development initiatives.


Outreach Worker

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2829 West Diamond Street
Philadelphia, PA 19121

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