George Colone, Club Director
George Colone is the Club Director of the Pedersen-McCormick Boys & Girls Club. He joined the Pedersen-McCormick Club in February 2006 with more than 15 years of professional experience in the social services and youth development field. Prior to joining the McCormick Club, Mr. Colone served for three years as the Club Manager of the Englewood Boys & Girls Club. Additionally, Mr. Colone served as the Club Director of the George M. Eisenberg Boys & Girls Club before the Club closed in 2002.
Prior to joining Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago in January 2002, George was the Associate Executive Director of LaSalle Street C.Y.C.L.E. (Community Youth Creative Learning Experience - a non-for-profit organization serving the Cabrini-Green and North Town communities in Chicago). He began his youth development career with the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) of Chicago in 1991 where he led programs for youth and teens in the greater Roseland community for three years. George earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois.