Board

Kathleen Lee
Kathleen Lee

Board President
Educator and Program Developer

Leslie M. Walker
Leslie M. Walker

Board Vice President
Interim Director, Free Library of Philadelphia
Community Resident

Beverly Gross-Spencer
Beverly Gross-Spencer

Board Treasurer
Consultant, nonprofit management, marketing, strategic planning

Aaliyah Shabazz
Aaliyah Shabazz

Board Secretary
Assistant Director of DLS Child Care Sites
Community Resident

Cynthia Bluford
Cynthia Bluford

Retired Educator

Michael E. Burch
Michael E. Burch

Editor, Parkside Journal
Former Youth Program Director, Franklin Institute
Community Resident

Jasmine D. Bullock
Jasmine D. Bullock

Manager of Youth Programs
The Franklin Institute

Madalyn Holliday
Madalyn Holliday

Former Assistant Principal
Educator

Norman Lane
Norman Lane

Retired Educator, School District of Philadelphia

Betty P. Lindley
Betty P. Lindley

Founder and Executive Director
Community Resident

Thomas Phillips
Thomas Phillips

Retired Educator and Financial Analyst

Dianne R. Thompson
Dianne R. Thompson

Professional Musician, Music Instructor and Videographer

Naomi Studevan
Naomi Studevan

Founder, Advocacy Unlimited, LLC
Advocate
Education & Behavioral Health Consultant

Brian K. Walls
Brian K. Walls

Financial Representative, Northwestern Mutual