Executive Officers

Kati 'Jazz' Gray-Sadler (She/Her)

Founder & President, Chair Marketing & Communications /Development Committees

President - Gray-Sadler Enterprises, Inc.- Business Services Consultants specializing in Business Development, Marketing and Branding. Producer - LesBe Real Media, News outlet.

Ruth D. Smith, LSW, Ph.D. Candidate (She/Her)

Chair 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. (She/Her)

Development / Funding Committee

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

Alfred W. Zaher, ESQ (He/Him)

Development / Funding Committee

Partner and Chair of Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads' Intellectual Property Department. He also serves as the firms Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer.


Alfred W. Zaher

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Dr. Monique Gary, DO., MSc, FACS (She/Her)

Development /Organizational Committee

Medical Director Cancer Program. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Consultant. Writer. Speaker. Community Health Expert


Jose Luis Guevara (He/Him)

Development / Organizational Committee

Strategic Data Operations Leadership | Global Business Transformation Executive | Data Driven Management


Jose Luis
Kayla Hammond
Kayla Hammond (She/Her)

Board Administrator

Entry Marketing Manager| Social Media Marketing Specialist

Sarah Herrmann (She/Her)

Marketing and Communications Committee

Marketing & Technology Executive


Sarah Herrmann
Dr. Kameha Johnson-McCalla, DHA (She/Her)

Dr. Linda Spooner Resilience Scholarship - Award Committee Member 

Dr. Johnson-McCalla currently serves as Chair of Surgical Services Value Analysis Committee and Member of the Executive Steering Committee for the largest health system in Southwest Florida.


Diana Montero, MBA-HRM (She/Her)

Dr. Linda Spooner Resilience Scholarship - Award Committee Chairperson 

Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Professional


Diana Montero

Advisory board

Buddy Hall
Buddy Hall, Sr. (He/Him)

Program Development / Mentor Trainer

Program Manager for Older Youth Programming

Nicole 'Nikki' Kane (She/Her)

Lead Program Manager/Lead Graphic Designer

Nikki leads the Magnify program, contributing a strategic and creative perspective to the FSP Against Bullying Advisory Board.

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Sukhmani Minhas (She/Her)

Ambassador Program Coordinator

Psychology Student at Rowan University & Mental Health Advocate

Ethel K. A. Richards, MScN(c), MBA, MPH, CPH, LSSGB, PMP® (She/her)

Development / Organizational Committee

Project Management | People Change Management | Consultant

The Plant Based Nutritionista™ & Chief Inspiration Officer @iEatMorePlants, LLC  "Take your health back one meal at a time by eating more plants™"

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Li Zhi (She/Her)

Lead Database Administrator 

Li is responsible for overseeing the maintenance and security measures of our databases.

Dr. Linda Spooner, JD., MD., Scholarship Program

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Meet our team

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

We’re fortunate to have an effective decision-making board that is focused on strengthening our organization in many different ways. They perform some of the most important tasks of our organization, support our work in the community, bring necessary resources for better performance, advise on legal or other matters and help with fund raising.

Our National board members have important duties and responsibilities requiring time commitment, particular skills, talents and resources. Their responsibilities fall into five fundamental areas.

  • Establishing the Organization's Mission, Vision and Direction
  • Ensuring the Financial Sustainability of the Organization
  • Ensuring the Existence of Sufficient and Appropriate Human Resources
  • Supervising Organizational Operations
  • Ensuring Effective Community Relations

If interested in knowing more about us or joining our esteemed board, please contact us.

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