Our Team

Keri Hyde

Executive Director

Monique Baskerville

Events Director

Natalie Dean

Engagement Director

Executive Leadership Committee

William Backstrom

Senior Vice President, Client and Community Relations Director, PNC Bank

Meredith Callanan, Co-Chair

Fellow, Harvard Advanced Leadership Initiative

Taylor Graff, Co-Chair

Brown Advisory

Nate Newmuis

Family Advocate, Early Head Start, Coppin State University

Ashanti Woods, MD

Mercy Medical Center 

Mia Bailey

Community Member

Brian Dulay

Executive Director, Maryland Business Roundtable for Education, Inc.

Brenda Hussey-Gardner, Ph.D., MPH

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Maryland School of Medicine - University of MD Children's Hospital

Bryan L. Perry

Vice President and General Counsel, Northern Illinois University

Jeffrey D. Brookes

President, Brookes Publishing Company

Rebecca English, Esq.

Head of Global Tax, CFO Group; Vice President, T. Rowe Price Group Inc.

Yolanda Jenkins

Program Director of School Readiness, Family League of Baltimore

Kimberly Stokes

Community Member