2013 BOARD OF DIRECTORS

   Toyce Newton    Board Chair   President/CEO Phoenix Youth and Family Services, Inc. Crossett, AR

Toyce Newton
Board Chair

President/CEO
Phoenix Youth and
Family Services, Inc.
Crossett, AR

   Phil N. Baldwin     President     Citizens Bank Batesville, AR

Phil N. Baldwin
President

Citizens Bank
Batesville, AR

   René Bryce-Laporte     Principal     Bryce-Laporte Information & Consulting Washington, DC   

René Bryce-Laporte
Principal

Bryce-Laporte Information & Consulting
Washington, DC
 

   André Guerrero, Ed.D     Director     Programs for Language   Minority Students   Arkansas Dept. of Education   Little Rock, AR   

André Guerrero, Ed.D
Director

Programs for Language
Minority Students
Arkansas Dept. of Education
Little Rock, AR 

   Pledger E. Monk, III     Vice President     Wealth Management Advisor Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Little Rock, AR   

Pledger E. Monk, III
Vice President

Wealth Management Advisor
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith
Little Rock, AR
 

   Lisenne Rockefeller     President and Chair     The Winrock Group, Inc. and Winrock Farms, Inc.   Little Rock, AR

Lisenne Rockefeller
President and Chair

The Winrock Group, Inc. and Winrock Farms, Inc.
Little Rock, AR

   S. Yvette Murphy-Erby, Ph.D.     Interim Associate Dean      University of Arkansas   Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences   Fayetteville, AR

S. Yvette Murphy-Erby, Ph.D.
Interim Associate Dean 

University of Arkansas
Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences
Fayetteville, AR

   Diana Gonzalez Worthen, Ph.D.     Board Chair-Elect     Director Project Realizing and Increasing Student Excellence University of Arkansas Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction Springdale, Ark

Diana Gonzalez Worthen, Ph.D.
Board Chair-Elect

Director
Project Realizing and Increasing Student Excellence
University of Arkansas Dept. of Curriculum & Instruction
Springdale, Ark

   David G. Rainey, Ed. D     Superintendent of Schools    Dumas Public Schools       Dumas, AR          

David G. Rainey, Ed. D

Superintendent of Schools 
Dumas Public Schools    
Dumas, AR          

   Frederick (Freddie) Blac     President and Chief Executive Officer       Simmons First Bank   Lake Village, AR       

Frederick (Freddie) Blac

President and Chief Executive Officer      
Simmons First Bank

Lake Village, AR       

   Jerry Adams       President and CEO   Arkansas Research Alliance   Conway, AR      

Jerry Adams  

President and CEO
Arkansas Research Alliance
Conway, AR      

   Susan Harriman     Director of Policy    Arkansas Department of Ed.   Little Rock, AR

Susan Harriman

Director of Policy 
Arkansas Department of Ed.
Little Rock, AR

   Victoria (Vicki) Saviers     Little Rock, Ark. 

Victoria (Vicki) Saviers

Little Rock, Ark. 

 

2013 FOUNDATION STAFF

   Sherece Y. West-Scantlebury, Ph.D.    President & CEO

Sherece Y. West-Scantlebury, Ph.D.
President & CEO

   Cory S. Anderson    Vice President   

Cory S. Anderson
Vice President 

   Andrea M. Dobson, C.P.A.    Chief Operations & Financial Officer   

Andrea M. Dobson, C.P.A.
Chief Operations & Financial Officer 

   Regan Gruber Moffitt, J.D.    Senior Associate, Public Policy Board Secretary

Regan Gruber Moffitt, J.D.
Senior Associate, Public Policy
Board Secretary

   Takema Robinson-Bradberry    Senior Associate, Education

Takema Robinson-Bradberry
Senior Associate, Education

   Andrew Ford    Program Associate

Andrew Ford
Program Associate

   Sarah Donaghy    Program Associate,   Until July 2013   

Sarah Donaghy
Program Associate,
Until July 2013 

   Rachel S. Rosenberg    Board Liaison & Program Assistant,   Until August 2013 

Rachel S. Rosenberg
Board Liaison & Program Assistant,
Until August 2013 

   April D. Steward    Assistant to the Chief Operations & Financial Officer,   Until August 2013   

April D. Steward
Assistant to the Chief Operations & Financial Officer,
Until August 2013 

   LaKendra Spates    Intern,   Until June 2013

LaKendra Spates
Intern,
Until June 2013

   Don Geders    Intern,   Until 2013 

Don Geders
Intern,
Until 2013 

   Russell Carey    Program Associate,   From July 2013

Russell Carey
Program Associate,
From July 2013

   Xóchitl Delgado-Solórzano    Program Associate & Board Liaison,   From August 2013

Xóchitl Delgado-Solórzano
Program Associate & Board Liaison,
From August 2013

   Michael Casten    Grants & Operations Manager,                   From August 2013   

Michael Casten
Grants & Operations Manager,                
From August 2013 

  Rachel Siegel  Intern until October 2013 Program Coordinator VISTA from November 2013

Rachel Siegel
Intern until October 2013
Program Coordinator VISTA from November 2013

  Shelby Fox  Intern, Until August 201

Shelby Fox
Intern,
Until August 201

  Trina Fletcher  Intern, Until July 2013

Trina Fletcher
Intern,
Until July 2013