Our Team

Staff

Eleisha Nelson-Reed

Executive Director

Makia Akinola Thomas

Program Officer

Dawn M. Gillespie

Executive Assistant/Board Liaison

Angel Harvey

Program Officer

Anne Kuo Phan

Controller

Nicole Moore-Kriel

Program Officer

Kate A. Shannon

Director of Grants Administration & Evaluation

Board of Directors

President
Katherine Osborne Valdez

Vice President & Assistant Treasurer
Ben H. Powell, V 

Secretary
Charles F. Caldwell

Treasurer
Harvin C. Moore, IV

Members-at-Large

Terry Bruner

Marian M. Casey

Thao Costis

Katherine P. Hill

Molly N. Kidd

Thomas B. Osborne

Ben H. Powell, VI

Directors Emeritae

Marian P. Harrison

Nancy Powell Moore