About Us

Our Board

Movement of Youth is governed by a Board of Directors made up of community volunteers and leaders who willingly give their time and talents to ensure that our members have a bright future. The Board meets six (6) times a year and creates the vision and strategic plan for the organization.

Advisory Board

Wilbert Harper

Senior Vice President, Commercial Lending

Branch Banking and Trust

 

The Honorable Howard N Lee

Founder and President

Howard N Lee Institute for Equity and Opportunity in Education

 

Everett B. Ward, Ph.D.

President

Saint Augustine's University

Board of Directors

King (Kenny) P. Bond, Jr.

Section Chief, Grants Management Officer (retired)

National Institute of Health

 

Thomas Easley, Ph.D.

Director of Community Diversity

NC State University

 

Bradley L. Hicks, J.D., MBA

Director of Employment Classification

North Carolina Industrial Commission

 

Valerie Johnson

Boards and Commissions

North Carolina Office of the Governor

 

Johnny Ortiz

Administrative Manager

Skanska USA Building

 

Lisa Pearce, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Sociology

Faculty Fellow, Carolina Population Center

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

 

Malaika Pettigrew

Owner

ASE Life Coaching

 

Anna Richards

Finance Operations Executive (retired)

The Boeing Company

 

Tobi Shannon

Director of Education and Philanthropy

Preparing America's Tomorrow Today

 

Debra Taiwo, MBA

Lean Leader, Energy Delivery Carolinas

Duke Energy

 

Jerome Washington, Ph.D.

Pastor

Mount Vernon Baptist Church