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Executive Board Members

Ward Corbett

Board Chair

Catalyst Partners

Anwar Ismael

Board Secretary

Enterprise Rent-A-Car 

Chadwick Roberson

Board Treasurer

Pivotal Advisors

Arva R. Rice

President & CEO

New York Urban League

Andrea Donkor


Malcolm Ellis


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Board Members

Lloyd Chinn


Maggie McCormick

A & E Real Estate

Bryant Fields


Marcia Maxwell

Cresco Labs 

Keith L. T. Wright

Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP

Helen Shelton

Finn Partners

Kenya Townsend


Teresa Wells

Tenth & Grey

Reverend Jacques DeGraff

Laura James


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Staff Members

Arva Rice

President and Chief Executive Officer

Shalima L. McCants

Chief Program Officer

Raycine Taylor

Director of Operations

Claude Aska

Associate Development Director

Gina Ramcharan

Small Business Solutions Director

Precious Elam

Education Program Manager

Lori Ann Scott

Education Program Manager

Yvonne Smothers

Project Coordinator, Nonprofit Stabilization Fund

Sandra Garcia

Diversity & Inclusion Project Manager

Alyssa Ward

Employment Program Manager

Hallee Robinson

Executive Assistant

 Edwin Martinez

Youth Advocate

Kera Redman

Employment Program Specialist

Scarlet Dominguez

Education Program Manager

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