Our Board


Sandra Bass

Board Secretary

Sihle Dinani

Board Chair

Tomás Garduño

Board Member

Taj James

Co-founder

Judith LeBlanc

Board Member

Errika Moore

Board Member

Jacqui Patterson

Board Member

Anasa Troutman

Board Member

Our Senior Leadership


Carla Dartis

Executive Director

Andrea Granda

Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer

Lalaine Nocum

CFO, Noble Accounting

Mohini Tadikonda

Chief Advancement Officer

Our Staff


Lidia Alvarez

Communication Manager

Bridgette Bell

People & Culture Director

Simone Champagnie

Director of Individual Giving

Marcus Cunningham

Director of Institutional Giving

Shannon Cunningham

Operations Specialist

Anastasia David

Director of Grantmaking

Alejandra García Lezama

MIIC Project Advisor

Frank Gargione

Communications Director

Karmella Green

MIIC Project Advisor

Tiffany Harris

People Operations Manager

Sophie Hou

Innovation and Design Lead

Stephanie Imah

Director of Community Fund Design

Marie-Louise Joseph

Compliance Manager

David Malinowski

Advancement Coordinator

Sally Miller

Executive Assistant & Board Liaison

Roberta Monaghan

Payroll Manager

Jamillah Renard

MIIC Project Advisor

Daniel Parada

Director of Fiscal Sponsorship

Lauren Wheat

Director of Business Operations

Dejah Williams

People & Culture Generalist

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