MEET OUR TEAM
Mr. Craig Mainor, Executive Director of The United Community Corporation, has a professional career that spans over more than 25 years, with much of the past 10 years as an Executive level manager and program director. He has worked in youth based educational programs, direct care social services agencies and both large and small non profits in and around the New Jersey New York Tri-state area before joining the team at UCC in 2014.
Craig is a strong advocate for innovative approaches to lift communities out of poverty and believes that systemic change will come through community collaborations and partnerships.
Director, Youth, Family, and Senior Services
Yucleidis Melendez started her journey as a teenager volunteering at the Hoboken shelter and ever since then she fell in love with the helping profession. She has worked in urban communities to help youth and families. Her love to help others started in her college career as a member of the Kiwanis family and becoming the president of her college chapter. After graduation from college, she became a VISTA volunteer working with refugee and migrant families. Her passion is to help and empower others. Her future plans are to obtain her MSW and PHD in Urban Affairs. She hopes to continue working to be a positive change in the lives of all populations
Executive Administrative Assistant
Nicole comes to United Community Corporation with a background in education, insurance and as a director of an educational center. Nicole has always had a passion to help others and UCC makes that happen every day. In her spare time Nicole enjoys watching her kids in their after school activities which include baseball, dance and theatre.