National Governing Board

Passionate, committed board members from five key sectors of business, education, government, philanthropy and congregations of faith govern and guide Jeremiah Program.

National Governing Board of Directors

John Potter, Chair

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Sandy Santana, Vice Chair

Children’s Rights

Meredith Moore Crosby, Secretary

Leverette Weekes & Company, Inc.

Jeremy Wheaton, Treasurer

ECMC Group

Jeannine Balfour

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Aisha Barry


KC Connors


Melissa Goodman

Ciresi Conlin LLP

Ethelind Kaba

Greene Espel PLLP

Erin McDermott Peterson


Rebecca Powers

Impact Austin

Carleen Rhodes

O’Brien-Staley Partners

Inés Sira


Kim Vanderwall

Vanderwall Consulting

Henry Wilde

Acelero Learning

Chastity Lord

President & CEO

Emeritus Board Members

Michael J. O’Connell

Visionary Founder

Sandra Davis, Ph.D

MDA Leadership Consulting

John McMahon

Ernst & Young

Susan Sands

S&B Properties