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Our Team

Envision and Lead
to a Better Future

Board of Directors

Fayetta Blake


Pathways to Success

Jennifer Cho

Vice Chair


Vickie Young Beam


Cover & Rossiter



Dominic Canuso


Kevin Gilmore


Habitat for Humanity

Doris L.P. Griffin

Delaware Adolescent Program

Patti Grimes

Carl M. Freeman Foundation

Guillermina Gonzalez

Wilmington University

Kathleen Hawkins

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith

Emily Leach


Lisa Lucchese

JP Morgan Chase

Robert McCreary

Amanecer Counseling and Resource Center

Charles Nangeroni

Cash Connect

Vita Pickrum

Delaware State University

Joanne Reilly

Community Leader

Tom Sheridan

The Sheridan Group

Mary Van-Veen

Community Leader

The DANA Team

Sheila Bravo

President and Chief Executive Officer 302-777-5500, Ext. 7 [email protected]

Mel Carney

Executive Assistant 302-777-5500 Ext. 7 [email protected]

Daniel Davis

Engagement Manager 302-777-5500 Ext. 1 [email protected]

Tony Ferlenda

Director of Consulting 302-777-5500 Ext. 8 [email protected]

Jalissia Haynes

Public Policy & Advocacy Manager 302-777-5500 [email protected]

Melissa Hopkins

Executive Vice President of Sector Advancement 302-777-5500 Ext. 2 [email protected]

Nicole Peters

Member Support Programs Manager (302) 330-7218 [email protected]

Leslie Poland

Communications Manager 302-777-5500 Ext. 6 [email protected]

Natashia Senade

Research Associate 302-777-5500 [email protected]

Earl Sissell

Vice President of Consulting 302-330-7225 [email protected]

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