Our Team

Melanie R. Bridgeforth, MSW President & CEO

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LaShundra Pinkard Chief Operating Officer

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Zhaundra C. Jones, MBA Vice President, Philanthropy and Learning

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Lillian Roth Brand, MBA Vice President, External Affairs

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Cameron Shevlin Director of Development

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Kaitlee Daw, MPA Program Officer

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Elizabeth K. Hubbard Program Officer

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Jaylin Goodwin, MA Communications & Grassroots Coordinator

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Meg Nelson Corporate and Foundation Relations

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Kim Holt Cochran Alliance Development


Board of Directors

Lajuana Tucker Bradford

Regions Bank Senior Vice President, Regional Community Development & Partnerships Manager

Tiffany Johnson Cole

Robert Simms Thompson, P.C. Attorney

Brooke Coleman

Community Volunteer

Paige Daniel

Highland Associates Managing Director

Maye Head Frei

Ram Tool Chairman

Jessica M. Friedman

Friedman Law Firm, P.C. Owner

Elizabeth Cole Goodrich

Thank You Books Owner

Rina Hurst

Shipt Chief Business Officer

Angela Jarrett

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama Vice President, Claims & Benefit Administrator

Mary Pat Lawrence

Protective Life Corporation Senior Vice President

Judge Brooke Reid

Fifteenth Judicial Circuit (Montgomery) Judge

Quentin Riggins

Alabama Power Company Senior Vice President, Governmental and Corporate Affairs

Guin Robinson

Jefferson State Community College Dean of Economic Development

Dawn Helms Sharff Chair

Bradley Partner; Birmingham Office Managing Partner

Hampton Stephens

Community Volunteer

Nancy Watts

Community Volunteer

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