Meet our board of trustees

Meet our officers, board members, and advisory board members below or download a printable chart of our board members. If interested in knowing more about us or joining our esteemed board, please contact us.


Kati 'Jazz' Gray-Sadler

Founder & Board President

President - Gray-Sadler Enterprises, Inc.- Business Services Consultants specializing in Business Development, Marketing and Branding.

Producer - LesBe Real Radio Talk, a National News, Views, Arts & Entertainment media outlet.

Commissioner LGBT Affairs - City of Philadelphia. Advisory Board PHLDiversity a Division of Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Dr. Linda Spooner

MD., JD., Board Vice-President, Chair Development Committee

Board Certified Medical Doctor, Associate Chief Medical Officer with direct supervisory oversight of the clinical performance of approximately 50 physician hospitals. President Phoenix Optimal Health Services.

Vince Loran

Acting Board Administrator

Co-Chair Organizational Committee

United Way Worldwide Diversity & Inclusion Fellow

Former Diversity Program Manager at the U. S. Department of Agriculture -Food and Nutrition Services.

Served 21 years in the United States Air Force

Erica Booth

Erica Booth Tax & Accounting Services LLC

A 2006 graduate of Temple University with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. She has earned a MBA in Finance from Wilmington University in 2012

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Board members

Marc Baxter

Board Member, Leadership Coach (ICF), Patented Inventor, Public Speaker
Empowerment Unlimited, LLC

Desiree Peterkin Bell

Board Member, Marketing Committee

President CEO DPBell & Associates a boutique public relations firm.

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Amy Bennett

Board Member, Development Committee

Vice President of Product - COSY Cognitive Operational Systems, Inc.

Nathan Irwin-Diehl

Board Member,
Philadelphia Public School

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Domonique Revere-Lincoln

Board Member, Chair Education & Awareness Committee

HR Manager, Founder & Executive Director, MOOD Organization a youth empowerment organization

Owner / Designer / Creator - Empress Lingerie

Ruth D. Smith, LSW

Board Member, Education & Awareness Committee

Psychotherapist - Comprehensive Counseling LCSW

Professor - Monroe College School of Criminal Justice

Barbara Wesley
Dr. Barbara Wesley, MD., M.P.H., F.A.C.O.G.

Board Member, Education & Awareness Committee

Medical Officer and Senior Regulatory Scientist in the Division of Bone, Reproductive and Urologic Drugs at the United States Food and Drug Administration

Advisory board

Toni 'Tee' Bushnell

Advisory Board Member, Education & Awareness Committee, International Liaison

Tee is originally from Philadelphia, and currently lives in Costa Rica, where she teaches 1st and 2nd grade English, Math, Science, and Social Studies. She has been a teacher, tutor, and mentor for over 20 years. She is the owner and operator of Outside the Lines Tutoring, a tutoring service specifically designed for children with learning differences and impoverished, underserved students.

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Dori Eitelberg

Advisory Board Member

Marketing Committee

President - Design Communications a Graphic Design  and Marketing Company

Joseph M. Yeager, MBA

Advisory Board Member

Joe is the founder of Safety Net of PA, LLC, which works with schools and community groups to promote better cyber safety in the greater Philadelphia area. He also helps people create a positive Digital Footprint (online presence) and learn how to use the Internet for positive educational and social reasons. He is an adjunct professor at Thomas Jefferson University and the author of #DigitalParenting- A Parent’s Guide to Social Media, Cyberbullying & Online Activity, as well as writing for many cyber safety related organizations, including the Family Online Safety Institute, The Bucks County Courier Times, The Burlington County Times, Gale Cengage Learning and more.


Meet our team

We're fortunate to have some of the best people dedicating their time, energy, and expertise to our cause.