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Our Team

Envision and Lead
to a Better Future

2023 DANA Board Meeting attendees.

Board of Directors

Fayetta Blake


Pathways to Success

Jennifer Cho

Vice Chair


Vickie Young Beam


Cover & Rossiter

Kathleen V. Hawkins


Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Dominic Canuso

Community Leader

Kevin Gilmore


Habitat for Humanity

Doris L.P. Griffin

Delaware Adolescent Program

Guillermina Gonzalez

Wilmington University

Daniel Harris


Emily Leach


Lisa Lucchese

JP Morgan Chase

Robert McCreary

Amanecer Counseling and Resource Center

Charles Nangeroni

Cash Connect

Cory Benjamin Niziolek, MSE, MBA

WL Gore & Associates

Jerry Penrose

Longwood Foundation

Tom Sheridan

The Sheridan Group

The DANA Team

Eric Bethea

Director of Operations 302-330-7218 [email protected]

Sheila Bravo

President and Chief Executive Officer 302-777-5500 [email protected]

Mel Carney

Executive Assistant 302-485-1615 [email protected]

Jen Cooper

Program Director 302-415-3656 [email protected]

Daniel Davis

Senior Manager of Nonprofit Connections 302-803-4120 [email protected]

Tony Ferlenda

Senior Consultant 302-485-1617 [email protected]

Alex Fizz

Consultant 302-485-1611 [email protected]

Jalissia Haynes

Public Policy & Advocacy Manager 302-485-1613 [email protected]

Melissa Hopkins

Executive Vice President of Sector Advancement 302-485-1613 [email protected]

Hannah Kimani

Engagement Manager Engagement Manager [email protected]

Leslie Poland

Senior Manager, Marketing Communications 302-485-1614 [email protected]

Earl Sissell

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

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