Comer Education Campus is anchored by Gary Comer Youth Center, Gary Comer Middle School, and Gary Comer College Prep.

Sheila Brooks


Sheila is the controller and has over 20 years experience in the financial industry. She is currently responsible for the financial management of the organization and supporting all fiscal matters as they relate to budget management, grant compliance and oversight, and financial analysis. Prior to joining Comer in 2021, she was the Chief Financial Officer at Instituto del Progreso Latino. Before joining Instituto, Sheila spent over 7 years at Legal Aid Chicago in a variety of finance roles, most recently as Comptroller. Sheila received her undergraduate degree in accounting from Chicago State University and her master’s degree in accounting from DeVry University.