Hilary Cohen Singer, Executive Director, 816.629.8934

Tara Burkhart, Assistant Executive Director and Acting Director of Health and Wellness, 816.629.8911

Malinda Kimmel, Development Director, 816.629.8935

Hilary Cohen Singer, Executive Director, 816.629.8934

Tara Burkhart, Assistant Executive Director and Acting Director of Health and Wellness, 816.629.8911

Malinda Kimmel, Development Director, 816.629.8935

Vernetta Adair, Operations Manager, 816.629.8895

Ellen Tanner, Fund Development Associate, 816.629.8942

Chelsea Tasca, Human Resource Manager, 816.629.8940

Nancy Gulotta, Accounting Assistant, 816.629.8909

Fiona Morris, Grants Associate, 816.629.8921

Abeer Riemann, Volunteer Coordinator, 816.629.8904

Randy Rodriguez, Finance Manager, 816.629.8894

Aimee Hamerle, Refugee Employment Manager, 816.629.8891

Momin Marofi, Employment Case Manager

Doreen Nakagiri, Regional Data Collection Specialist, 816.629.8936

Sabrina Scholz, Employment Services Manager, 816.616.5018

Sabrina Simon, Career Skills and Connections Manager, 816.895.2764

Angel Washington, Career Service Specialist at FEC, 816.237.8108

Darien Williams, Employment Case Manager

Souleymane Adam, Case Manager,

Yelena Akhmedova, Case Manager (MO-RTAC), 816.471.2808

Ayin Ali, Education Orientation Coordinator

Catherine Anderson, Language and Cultural Services Manager, 816.629.8908

Harsamit Bi, Refugee Social Services Case Manager, 816.629.8932

Olga Castillo, Immigration Assistant

Halima Dusenge, Refugee Social Services Case Manager

Alissa Fortney-Tombaugh,  Resettlement Services Manager, 816-471-2808

Sabawoon Faquiry, Resettlement Case Manager

Ana Garcia, Refugee Support Services Case Manager, 816-629-8906

Omar Idriss, Resettlement Case Manager, 816.629.8912

Azizullah Mohammadzai,  Resettlement Case Manager, 816.629.8915

Sara Pitia, Refugee Social Services Manager, 816.629.8927

Maria Rodriguez, Interpreter Services Coordinator, 816.629.8933

Becky Showmaker, Immigration Specialist, 816.629.8919

Wakari Guillen Villarreal, Immigration Services Manager, 816.629.8896

Tara Burkhart, Assistant Executive Director and Acting Director of Health and Wellness, 816.629.8911

Yasmeen Basha, HS/PRS Case Manager, 816-629-8917

Elisabeth Birchler, Adult and Family Social Worker, 816.629.8930

Melissa DeVault, Adult Therapist, 816.629.8903

Meaghan Fanning, Social Work Youth Manager, 816.629.8917

Talia Halfon, Youth Therapist, 816.616.0683

Morgan Merrell, Adult and Family Social Work Manager, 816.629.8918

Amna Mohamed, Refugee Medical Case Manager

Vianney Mvuyekure, Refugee Medical Case Manager, 816.629.8926

Katie Norman, Health Access Services Manager

Lina Oleik, Health Benefits Navigator, 816.629.8898

Mareah Pomstra, Adult and Family Social Worker, 913.276.0204

Amy Ross, Global Gardens Coordinator, 816.629.8893

Jessica Rousseau, Health Education Coordinator, 816-629-8949

Afsaneh Zaeri, Youth Therapist, 816.629.8951

Board of Trustees 2021-2022

President

Martha Baird, University of Kansas School of Nursing

Vice President

Andrea Baran, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Secretary

Allyson Hile, Kansas City Public Schools

Treasurer

BradyPoskin, Prier Products, Inc.

Members

Jessica Ann, Chief of Staff to Senator Lauren Arthur

Jay Benjamin, Utility One Source

Valerie Bordy, Price Management Co.

Cal Cohen*, Real Estate Investment

Julie Doane, Community Volunteer

Jim Ellis*, Healthcare Realty Development, LLC

Robert Galamba, Colliers International

Dr. Babalola Faseru, University of Kansas School of Medicine-Kansas City

Jennifer Hack Wolf, The Beacon

Kelvin Igumbor, Dairy Farmers of America

Bill Intrater*, Strategic Alliances, Adknowledge

Angelique Nedved, SchoolSmartKC

Sam Nemeh, Community Volunteer

Lucas Richardson, Soccer Without Borders

Michael Shopmaker*, Vayen Marketing Group

Phillip Zeeck, Polsinelli

* Past President

Young Professionals Board 2022:

Co-Presidents

Fatima Delic, City of Kansas City, Missouri Office of the City Council

Engoma Fataki, Kansas City Public Schools

Members

Anna Adelman, Head for the Cure

Sofia Gillespie, Food Equality Initiative

Stephen Ogbolu, University of Missouri Kansas City, Bloch School of Management

Jasmine Ward, US District Court – Western District of Missouri

Workforce Development Advisory Council:

Adidja Suleman Director Physician Recruitment and Retention Saint Luke’s Health System

Bret Fischer, SPHR Senior Director, of Talent Acquisition NetSmart

Brady Poskin Manufacturing Manager PRIER Products, Inc.

Ingrid Hubbard Director Human Resources North American Savings Bank

Katrice Lnaier, M.Ed System Director, Talent Acquisition University of Kansas Health System

Kajuan Cummings, M.Ed.

Principal Hogan Preparatory Academy-Lower Campus

Kreshaun McKinney Manager, Audience Engagement Nelson Atkins Museum of Art

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