Meet Our Team

The team at South Bend Heritage is a diverse and well-rounded staff that is committed to enhancing our neighborhoods and engaging with our community members and residents. In addition to our core leadership team, SBH is committed to maintain diversity and inclusion across the contractors and companies we hire. 

Marco Mariani

executive director

Gladys Muhammad

associate director / director of colfax campus

Michele Brown

“Train your mind to see the good in every situation.”

Elizabeth Leachman

Director of Marketing & Strategic Initiatives
“Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that mountain.” (Jack Kerouac)

Mary Gibson

director of property management
“You can mourn that a rose have thorns or rejoice that a thorn bush has roses. It is all how you look at it.”

Rosie Leyva

assistant director of property management
“You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” (Eleanor Roosevelt)

Patrick Lynch

architect / project manager

Ashley Northern

Accounting & programs specialist
“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”
(Albert Einstein)

Safa Saddawi

senior project manager

Nicole Allen

PROPERTY MANAGER: Washington-dunbar homes

Gloria Murphy

Property Manager: Robertson's senior apts.
“Team work makes the dream work!”

Jackie Martin

charles martin youth center literacy coordinator

Kevin Colbert

Maintenance Technician

Brian Martin

Maintenance Technician

“If I can help someone along the way, then my living is not in vain.”

Sydney Forrester Jr.


Forrest Clark

Maintenance Technician

Anthony Clark


Robert Wrzesien

Maintenance Technician