Leadership

Founder and Executive Director
Erma L. Simpson, M.A.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

President: Jessica L. Indingaro, Esq.
Attorney, Glankler Brown, PLLC

Vice President: Leslie Isaacman, J.D., M.B.A.
Attorney, Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C.

 Secretary: Jara Best Jones, M.D.
Pediatrician, Pediatric Consultants and Le Bonheur Pediatrics

Treasurer: Margaret Smith
Senior Account Contractor, Accountemp, Inc.

Vice President of Marketing and Fundraising: Phillip Isaacman, D.D.S.
Owner and Dentist, Isaacman Family Dentistry

AT-LARGE MEMBERS

Pat Anderson
Adjunct Faculty, Retired, Southwest Tennessee Community College

Stanton Brown
Financial Advisor, Shoemaker Financial

Leon  H. Griffin, Jr.
CEO, Alexander Griffin Media, Inc.

Dr. Martin G. McCain, Sr.
Senior Pastor, Grace United Methodist Church

 Sara L. Pazar, Esq.
Attorney, Hall Booth Smith, P.C.

Martha Ponce
English Second Language and Bilingual Cultural Mentor, Shelby County Schools

Whitney Roberts
Clinical Supervisor, Youth Villages

Dr. Cicely T. Wilson, PhD
Adjunct Faculty, University of Memphis

Gwendolyn White, M.A.
Foundation & Public Relations Coordinator, Tennessee College of Applied Technology

Larry Yates
Tax Revenue Officer, Retired, State of Tennessee