Board of Directors


Scott Garell
Board Chair, Independent Consultant, Garell Consulting

Michael Winnick
Board Vice-Chair, Head, Institutional Sales, Charles Schwab Investment Management

Sylvia Harris
Board Secretary, Corporate Counsel, The Clorox Company

Arthur Johnson
Board Treasurer, Vice President, Strategy, Corporate Development and Global Partnerships, Twilio

Keith Belling
Founder & Chairman, popchips

Jamie Brandt
Vice President, Ticketing and Premium Services, San Francisco 49ers

Dan Briskin
Vice President, Human Services, One Medical Group

Lulue Burton
Juma Alumna, University Relations Manager, Cruise Automation

Paul Clemmons
Principal, Deloitte

Karen Dielman
Consultant, Dielman Consulting

Maisie Ganzler
Chief Strategy and Brand Officer, Bon Appetit Management Company

Carolyn Holt
Educator, Community Volunteer and Fundraiser

Christopher Lee
VP, Head of Sponsorships, US Bank

Patrice Martin

Gail Moody-Byrd
Chief Marketing Office,

Ali Pace
Customer Success Manager, LinkedIn

Jason Pearl
Senior Vice President, Business Development, San Francisco Giants

Jane Thornton
Community Volunteer and Fundraiser

Kim Vu
Senior Vice President, Enterprise Business and Community Engagement, Bank of America

Steve Wolfe
Co-Founder, Growth Street Partners

Erika Wright
Vice President, Louisiana – Global Philanthropy, JPMorgan Chase & Co.


Ara Chackerian, Board Chair Emeritus

Mei Chen, Board Chair Emeritus

Jenny Flores, Board Chair Emeritus

Andy Scott, Board Chair Emeritus

Doug Barry

Colleen Cassity

David Corey

Dan Henkle

Anne Pedrero

Amy Schioldager

Thurman White


Frankie L. Atwater
Director of Housing and Community Development Department, Fulton County

Cecilia R. Bailey
Financial Education Manager, Corporate Community Affairs, Regions Bank

Lindsay T. Edwards
Vice President, J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Mussettee H. Hill
Senior Youth Services Coordinator, Human Services Department, DeKalb County

Terrance Evans
Chief Executive Officer, TJFACT

Tiffany Kirk
Vice President-Georgia/South Carolina, Community Affairs Manager, Regions Bank

Devyon Johnson
Juma Atlanta Alumnus, Supervisor, UPS

Shakita Chester
Vice President, Community Development Manager, SunTrust Bank

Dr. Bryant T. Mark
Founding Director and Principal Trainer, The National Training Institute on Race & Equity, Morehouse College Professor

B. Michael Marino
Managing Director & SE Market Manager, J.P. Morgan Private Bank

Derrick A. Pope
President & Managing Director, The Arc of Justice Institute

Dr. Chalonda Smith
President, Innovative Management Consulting


LaMecia Butler
Principal, GEM Legacy Management, LLC

Lindsey Cooksen
Vice President, Private Wealth Advisor at Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management

Kris Satterthwaite
Sales Director, Red River Operation, Cisco Systems

Rene Solis
Vice President of Emerging Public Initiatives, BakerRipley


Talia Shani Kaufman, Board Chair
Executive Director, Metro Chamber Foundation

Tim Aldinger
Director of Workforce Development Services, Foundation for California Community Colleges

Erica Kashiri
Director, Workforce Development, Office of Mayor Darrell Steinberg

Jim Keddy
Founder, Jim Keddy Consulting

Lori A. Rianda
Senior Vice President, Bank of America

Jay Schenirer
Sacramento City Council

Scott Syphax
Chairman & CEO, The Nehemiah Companies

Justin Valentine
Credit Analyst, Bank of the West

Leandro Vicuna
Director of Trust Services, Wealth Management Group, Fremont Bank


Jamie Brandt
Vice President, Ticketing and Premium Services, San Francisco 49ers

Michelle Brega
Vice President, Community Development Regional Manager, US Bank

Laureen Heinz
Senior Manager, Deloitte

Matt Nesper
Market Executive – Silicon Valley Business Banking, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Iris Sagi
Associate Director Silicon Valley, Jewish National Fund


Laurie Tempest, Board Chair
Corporate Responsibility Senior Manager, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Saunjah Powell-Pointer, Board Co-Chair
Global Sourcing Manager, Starbucks

Jason Abner
Marketing Account Supervisor, New Alchemy

Kerry Carter
VP of Business Operations, Atavus Football

Kristin Economo
Director, Center for Working Adults, Seattle College District

Tracey Finnigan
Finance Manager – Investor Relations, Amazon

Sasha Gourevitch
Youth Employment Development Advisor, City of Seattle

Anjelica Jones
Finance Manager, Microsoft

Paul La
Officer, Grants & Contracts Management at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Teal Pennebaker
Corporate Communications, Amazon

Tuyen Tran
Juma Seattle Alumna, Current UW Undergraduate Student

Kim Vu
Senior Vice President, Enterprise Business and Community Engagement, Bank of America


Nathan Carzon, Board Co-Chair
Supply/Demand Product Planner, Apple

Nicole Aguilar
Talent Acquisition, Eventbrite

Sam Bauer
Strategy and Analytics, Makersights

Jimmy Fan
Strategy and Operations Manager, Atlassian

Megan Hover
Development Manager, Creativity Explored

Tom Shaw
Portfolio Analyst, City National Rochdale

Brandon Tang
Senior Analyst – Retail Partnerships, Instacart