Board of Directors
Educating, Organizing, & Mobilizing
Managing Director of Data Management at MUFG
Kelly M. Downing, Ph.D.
Program Director, Mentoring Kings/Ph.D., Literacy & Curriculum, St. John's University
Senior VP, Corporate Community Reinvestment Officer at Customers Bank
SBI Founder & Principal of Thompson Education Services
CEO of Toth Event Staffing, Inc.
Senior Brand Director, Hennessy V.S.
Christian Calienes, Ph.D.
Director of Institutional Research at Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Wilfredo De Jesus
Business Development Strategist at LocaliQ - USA Today Network
Dr. Stephanie Akunvabey
“Language alone protects us from the scariness of things with no names. Language alone is meditation.”
“A writer’s life and work are not a gift to mankind; they are its necessity.”
“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”