Our world, Only better

A mission 75 years in the making.

We strengthen the social sector with a talented and prepared workforce.

Our Dream Team

Board of Directors

board of directors
board of directors
board of directors

Don Munce
Retired, National Research Center for College & University Admissions
Lee’s Summit, MO

Bob Kendrick
Co-Vice Chair
President, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
Kansas City, MO

Al Lambert, CNP
Co-Vice Chair
Advisor, Adventure Impact Advisors
Grantham, NH

Tom Holcomb
Developmental Disability Services of Jackson County (Missouri)

Julianne Gassman, CNP, Ph.D.
Campus Director, University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls , IA

Robert Ashcraft, Ph.D.
Board Member
Arizona State University
Phoenix, AZ

Alanna Beare
Board Member
SaaS Marketing Program Manager, IBM
Olathe, KS

Wendy Bolyard
Board Member
Clinical Assistant Professor, Campus Director; University of Colorado Denver

David Byrd, CNP
Board Member
Retired, YMCA of the USA
Pawleys Island, SC

Everette Pearsall
Board Member
Executive Director, The National Alliance of African American Athletes
Severn, MD

Debbie Espinosa, CNP
Board Member
President & CEO, FIND Food Bank
Palm Springs, CA

Grant Gooding
Board Member
Founder & CEO, Proof Positioning
Overland Park

Joseph R. King, CNP
Board Member
Chairman and CEO, The Narrangansett Group, Inc.
Grapevine, TX

Richard Rossi
Board Member
DaVinci Education, Inc.
Washington, DC

Lee Sherman
Board Member
Retired, National Human Services Assembly
Baltimore, MD

Amber Allred Slavin, J.D.
Board Member
Independent Contractor
Phoenix, AZ

Tamara Strickland
Board Member
Senior Associate, KPMG LLC
Bogotá Colombia

Jennifer Wade-Berg
Board Member
Associate Professor and Campus Executive Director of NLA, Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA

Sarah Williams, MNA, CNP
Association of Certified Nonprofit Professionals
Springboro, OH