Staff
  • Jacqueline Amaya Mendez, Recruitment Manager
  • Jordan Anderson, Student Services Specialist 
  • Andrea Andrade, Student Services Manager
  • Tom Artis, AD of Student Services
  • Kenali Battle, AD of Admissions
  • Alicia Boggs, Operations Specialist
  • Carla Brooks, Business Communications Instructor
  • Kristin Brown, Student Services Manager
  • Roneka Chalmers, AD of Corporate Engagement
  • Deborah Chambers, AD of Program
  • Marlone Chenault, Internship Services Manager
  • Erica Collins, Program Manager
  • Devon Corbin, Account Director
  • Nicole Escuardro, Director of Academics
  • Al Fakhri, IT Instructor
  • Herb Gay, Program Manager
  • Kim Green, Director of Enrollment
  • Kedrick Griffin, AD of Internship Services
  • Aja Holland, Internship Services Manager
  • Jamar Holmes, Professional Learning Coach
  • Jamika Holsey, Business Communications Instructor
  • Summer Khalil, AD of Corporate Engagement
  • Ellen Krouss, AD of Corporate Engagement
  • Alana Lerner, Employment Placement Manager
  • Corey Lewson, Admissions Specialist
  • Kara Logan, Student Services Manager
  • Mary Ellen Matheson, Director of Development
  • Yolanda McCleary, Employment Placement Manager
  • Luis Medrano, Recruitment Specialist
  • Ester Menes, Business Instructor
  • Arnell Morgan-Bean, Employment Placement Manager
  • Daleria Person, Business Communications Instructor
  • Jackie Ramsey, Admissions Specialist
  • Mary Regan, Internship Services Specialist
  • Duane Reid, Site Director, DC
  • Angela Robinson, Operations Coordinator
  • Delizideey Salazar, Admissions Specialist
  • Cheryl Shackleford, AD of Academics & Sales Instructor
  • Stacey Udumukwu, Student Services Manager
  • Lisa Wiley, Site Director, Woodbridge & Manassas
  • Kaneil Williams, Program Manager
  • Nikeeta Williams, Recruitment Manager
  • Takreem Zulfiqar, Admissions Specialist
Corporate Partners

Accenture
Amazon
ANSER
BAM Technologies, LLC
Bank of America
BNY Mellon
Brown Advisory Group
Capital One
Ciena
Deltek Inc.
DXC Technology
Exelon Corporation
Facebook
Fannie Mae
FINRA
GEICO
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Medifast
Micron Technology, Inc.
Navy Federal Credit Union
New York Life Insurance Company
PayPal
Salesforce
Sidley Austin LLP
Splunk
T. Rowe Price

Officers

  • Niaya Williams, Board Chair
  • Paris Hackett, Vice Chair
  • Briana Lynn, Project Manager

Officers

  • Heaven Hamilton, Chair
  • Jodeliz Cora, Vice Chair
  • Michael Baldwin, Executive Coordinator

Regional Representatives

  • Victor Franco, Northeast Region
  • Amber Ikpe, Southeast Region
  • Meshack Unah, Western Region

Committee Chairs

  • Anna West, Communications Chair
  • Shantae Shaw-Kimmons, Events Chair

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  • Bruce Rosenblum (Chair), Managing Director, Carlyle Group
  • Bruce Williams (Vice Chair), Managing Partner, BH Williams LLC
  • Chris Bjornson, CIO, Accenture
  • James “Jim” Calabrese, CIO Pepco Holdings, Exelon Corporation
  • Brian Cobb, Chief Technology Officer at Brown Advisory Group
  • Michael “Mike” Corkery, President & CEO, Deltek Inc.
  • Randall Craig, Attorney, Craig Law Group
  • Samantha Davis, Project Manager, T. Rowe Price (Year Up Baltimore, Class of July 2018)
  • Reginald Exum, VP & Community Development Officer, Citi
  • Michelle Ferrara, IT Vice President, Enterprise Wide Solutions at Exelon Corporation
  • Larry R. Fullerton, Retired Partner & Senior Counsel, Sidley Austin LLP
  • Doug Gansler, Associate, Buckley LLP
  • Ramsey Harris, VP East Territory LMI Business Advisor Retail Lending, PNC Bank
  • Cary Hatch, CEO and Brand Advocate at MDB Communications
  • Kimberly Holloway, IT Specialist, Department of Treasury (Year Up NCR, Class of January 2011)
  • Anthony Johnson, Managing Vice President, Capital One
  • Frank Johnson, CDO & CIO, City of Baltimore Mayor’s Office
  • Jamshid Khazenie, CTO, Gannett Company, Inc
  • John King, Former Vice President & Founder at Perot Systems (Retired)
  • Georgette Kiser, Managing Director & CIO, Carlyle Group
  • Marcie Berger-Koteen, U.S. Federal Systems Sales, Department of Homeland Security – IBM Corp
  • Ganesha Martin, President, G.M.M. Consulting, LLC
  • Laura M. Moore, CEO, Co-Founder, DinnerTime
  • Michael McKenzie, Partner, Grain Management
  • Karen McWilliams, VP Legal HR, SAIC
  • Ed Mullin, CIO/Vice President, Think
  • Dessie Nash, Managing Director, Market Investment Executive, Bank of America
  • Lisa Neuberger, Managing Director, Strategy and Innovation, Accenture
  • Tony Parchment, Founder, Upstart Connectors
  • Mario Richards, Associate, Venable LLP
  • Thomas Romeo, GM, Maximus Federal Services
  • Chris Sachse, CEO Think|Stack
  • Nico Sanders, Business Development & Gov. Affairs
  • Roslyn Smith, Retired
  • Gerald Watson, VP of Business Development & CIO, Proarc Inc.
  • Renee Watson, President & CEO, Proarc Inc.
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