Board of Directors


Scott Garell, Board Chair
Independent Consultant, Garell Consulting

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 Resources, One Medical Group

Lulue Burton
Account Executive, Oracle

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
Senior Director, Head of Digital Governance, Performance & Optimization, SAP Experience

Ali Pace
Customer Success Manager, LinkedIn

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

Jane Thornton
Retired, Community Volunteer

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

Michael Winnick
Head, Institutional Sales, Charles Schwab Investment Management

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


David Balos
Managing Director – Georgia/Alabama Middle Market Banking, JPMorgan Chase

Kelly Burton, PhD
Principal and CEO, Nexus Research Group

Chris Hadermann
Managing Partner, Southern Proper Hospitality Group, LLC

Ericka Newsome-Hill
Director, Community Affairs, Atlanta Braves


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


R. Glen Armantrout, III
CEO, Cafe Reconcile/Reconcile New Orleans, Inc.

Mark S. Boucree
Vice President, Community Development Banking, Capital One Bank

Nadiyah Coleman
Director, Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development City of New Orleans

Kacie Kelly
National Program Manager, VA-DoD Integrated Mental Health, Department of Veterans Affairs

Brandon MacNeill
Executive Associate Athletic Director, Tulane University

Michael O’Brien
Partner, Kean Miller LLP

Anthony Patton
President/CEO, Do-WAP Project Management & Consulting Firm

Monica Smith
Attorney, Louisiana Center for Children’s Rights

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


Leandro Vicuna, Board Chair
VP of West Division, Trust & Estate Service, City National Bank

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

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

Talia Shani Kaufman
Executive Director, Metro Chamber Foundation

Jim Keddy
Vice President, Children Now

Lori A. Rianda
Senior Vice President, Bank of America

Kelly Rivas
Transition Chief, Office of Mayor-elect Derrell Steinberg

Jay Schenirer
Sacramento City Council

Scott Syphax
Chairman & CEO, The Nehemiah Companies

Justin Valentine
Credit Analyst, Bank of the West


Iris Sagi, Board Chair

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

Laureen Heinz
Senior Manager, Deloitte

Ana Lukner
Managing Director, ABC Silicon Valley

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

Michele Sconiers
COO, Stellup


Laurie Tempest, Board Chair
Bay Area and Northwest Market Operations Leader, 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


CJ Bernstein, Board Co-Chair
Senior Associate Consultant, Bain & Company

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

Anthony Rodriguez, Board Secretary
Graduate Student, UC Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy; Juma Ventures Alumnus

Nicole Aguilar
Sales Recruiter, Eventbrite

Alex Alvarado
Senior Product Manager, Castlight Health

Jimmy Fan
Strategy and Operations Manager, Atlassian

Steven Kaleta
Accountant, PricewaterhouseCoopers

Danielle Mayorga
Senior Program Manager, US Water Alliance

Mitchell Taylor
Analyst II – Project Development, First Solar

Sam Yang
Private Equity Associate, Vector Capital