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