Executive Leadership

Sarita Edwards, BHSc, MHA candidate, Health Science & Healthcare Administration, CEO & President

Kareem Edwards, BScPhysc, Senior Business Manager, VP of Operations, Board Chair


Program Development & Implementation

Kelly Plunkett, Project Management, Director of Programs

Larry Henderson, Certified DEI Practitioner, Former CIA Executive, DEI Coordinator

Oula Almadhoun, M.Ed, Internship Coordinator


Board of Directors

Ashley Nelson, MPA, Human Resources

Asia Sticka, BSW, College of Education, Regional Autism Network

Kenneth Powe, Production Supervisor, Board Treasurer

Shane’ Jackson, Coordination of Benefits Analyst, Counseling Services

Sheyenne Walmsley, MS, Certified Genetic Counselor, Project Management, Board Secretary


Advisory Committee

Deborah A. Bruns, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Tracking Rare Incidence Syndromes (TRIS) project, Professor, Special Education program, School of Education, Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Trinisha Williams, CM, LM, MPH, FACCE, LCCE, LC, Adjunct Professor, Midwifery Collective President and Founder, Midwife In the City

Holly Waite, MS, Physical Therapy, Waite Rehab & Wellness

Crystal Stephens, MSN, CRNP, UAB Medicine

Helen Hernandez, Scientist, KAL Research Initiatives, LLC