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Our Team

Our team is passionate about seeing youth succeed in our communities. Their dedication to the mission and vision helps us to continue advancing our work.

Our Team of Board Directors

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“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.

- Albert Einstein


“It is not the critic who counts;...The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena...if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly... 

- Theodore Roosevelt

“Discipline yourself, so no one else has to.” - Pat Summitt

“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” - Fredrerick Douglass

“Stay Hungry.  Stay Foolish” – Steve Jobs

“Being realistic is the most commonly traveled road to mediocrity” – Will Smith


Our Team of Committee Members

Fund Development Committee

Chair - Sierra Jefferson

Camyrea Barnes 

James Anthony Davis

Musisi Acram

Hailey Merritt 

Oliva Abrahamian 

People & Culture Committee

Co-Chair - Shawnda North

Co-Chair - Doriane North 

Calvin Johnson

Samantha Nelson

Shalanda Holmes

Kelly Riffer

Program Development Committee

Chair - Keyera North

Dawn Hunter

Jaimi Jenkins

Aaron Wilkerson

Jessica Jenkins

Samia Ali

Community Outreach & Engagement Committee

Chair - Keyera North

Bobby Mac

Lonique Clinkscales