Executive Board Members

Ward Corbett

Board Chair


Chadwick Roberson

Board Treasurer

Momentum Advisors

Anwar Ismael

Board Secretary

Enterprise Rent-A-Car 

S. Jeanine Conley

Immediate Past Board Member


Andrea Donkor


Arva Rice

President and CEO

New York Urban League

Bill Washington


Maja Hazell

White & Case


Board Members

Bryant Fields

Medidata Solutions Worldwide

Darryl C. Towns

American Airlines

Eric Lerner

NBC 4 New York

Lloyd Chinn


Marlene Harris-Grant


Eu'Nice R. McCoy

National Urban League 

Teresa Wells

Tenth and Grey


Staff Members

Executive Staff

Arva Rice

President and Chief Executive Officer

Shalima L. McCants

Chief Program Officer

Jacqueline Jackson

Chief Operations Officer

Diana Coleman

Director of Employment

Dona Tarectecan

Director of Education

Yvonne Smothers

Project Coordinator, Nonprofit Stabilization Fund


Fiscal Department

Desaann Legzim

Carlos Norena

Rubie Perez


Administration and Program Staff

Shaquan Hoke

Janel Liddie

Jan Fennell

Jasmine Uribe

Kenneth Johnson

Uthman Olowa


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