Clyde Gulley is a native of Peoria, IL and has spent his life serving his community in many different aspects. His family background supports the dictum: “one must give of their skill, talent, time and resources to help impact change in others”. From that teaching, Mr. Gulley has formulated his life’s mission which is to lead people of the Peoria community into better living.
Mr. Gulley’s resume mirrors his tenacity to bring about community transformation. He has served on the Peoria City Council, Neighborhood Development Commission, as Vice President & Labor and Industry chairman for the NAACP and on the board of directors for the Peoria Citizen Committee For Economic Opportunity, just to name a few. Each one of these positions afforded him the opportunity to be an agent of change and influence to the people that he serves.
Clyde has now been appointed in yet another great opportunity to continue service and his life mission as the Executive Director of Get UP Community Center-Peoria. He accepts this challenge whole heartedly and is inspire to continue empowering people that will change their community.
Executive Director of Get UP Community Center-Peoria