Executive Team And staff


Jewel Cherry, EdD - Co-Chair
Vice President, Student Services
Forsyth Technical Community College

Chuck Spong, MM - Co-Chair
Executive Director
Love Out Loud WS

Brenda Evans, MSW - Treasurer
Steering Committee Member
United Way Forsyth County Women’s Leadership Council

Larry Vellani, MPA - Secretary
Executive Director
Smart Start of Forsyth County, Inc.


Susie Campbell, BA
Senior Vice President of Business Administration
Shelco, Inc.

Victoria Fulton, MA
Program Manager for Project Impact
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

Sharon D. Frazier, BA - Representative – High School Action Network
District & Title I Parent Involvement Program Manager
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

Chris Fox, JD/MBA
Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility
Hanesbrands Inc.

Shawan Gabriel, MPA
President & CEO
Big Brothers Big Sisters Services, Inc.

Cindy Gordineer, MBA
President & CEO
United Way of Forsyth County

Tracey Greene-Washington, MSW
Director of Special Initiatives
Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust

Andrea Hulighan
Director, Community Grants & Coordinator, Youth Grantmakers in Action
The Winston-Salem Foundation

Marlon Hunter, MA
Forsyth County Department of Public Health

Victor Isler, MHA, MSW, LCSW
Forsyth County Department of Social Services

Camille Kluttz-Leach, JD  
Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff
Winston-Salem State University

Mona Lovett, MSEd
President & CEO
Crosby Scholars

Ronda Mays, MSW
Forsyth County Association of Educators

Eva Phillips, EdD
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

Kenneth Simington, PhD
Deputy Superintendent
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

David Singletary
Board Member
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools Board of Education

Trina Stephens, BA - Representative-Birth to 3rd Grade Action Network

Jill Tackabery, BA
Former Board Member
Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education

Mari Jo Turner, BA, BS
Executive Director
Hispanic League

Debbie Wilson, MA

Chief Impact Officer
United  Way of Forsyth County

Betty Lou Vontsolos, BS
Vice President, Client Services & Operations


Wendy Poteat-Spicer, MPA
Partnership Director
The Forsyth Promise

Latasha "Tash" Lane, MA
Manager of Engagement and Communications
The Forsyth Promise

Adam Hill, MS
Director of Data Strategy and Impact
The Forsyth Promise/Forsyth Futures

Justin Long, MS
Data Analyst and Evaluation Specialist
The Forsyth Promise / Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools

Tyler Sparks, BA
Communications Director
The Forsyth Promise / Forsyth Futures

Christina Spence, MSW
Data Sharing Coordinator
The Forsyth Promise / Winston-Salem Forsyth County Schools