Community / Individual

Chelsea Ridley

Chelsea Ridley has a background in positive youth development and organizing work across the non-profit field in Chicago. Chelsea holds a bachelor’s degree in History and Russian studies from Illinois Wesleyan University and a Master’s Degree in Museum and Exhibition Studies with a focus on community engagement from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is also the co-founder of the Lawndale Pop-Up Spot, a community museum in a shipping container in a garden in North Lawndale.