Board of Directors


Our board of directors is a diverse mix of professionals, entrepreneurs, educators, parents, and alumni. They are...


Doug Collinger – state and local tax consultant
Laurie Furman – Furman Family Counseling
Suzanne Gellman – University of Missouri Extension-Faculty
Bryan Gingrich – Wells Fargo
Becky Goldstein, Secretary – Medtronic
Jennifer Horrom, Board Development Committee Chair – Greensfelder PC
Lily Kurland – Bryan Cave LLP
Annette Morris – Nestle Purina PetCare Co.
Steve Parks, Chair of the Board – Diversity Awareness Partnership
Dr. Linda Baker Roby – SIU Carbondale-Faculty
Cynthia Ross – Nestle Purina PetCare Co.
Dr. Ryia Ross Peterson – Mercy Medical Group
Erika Sandiford – independent sales/stylist
Clarissa Shah (Alum Class 1) – Emerson
Frieda Smith, data2insight LLC
James Surgeon, Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair – Federal-Mogul Corp.
Ronnie White II, Greensfelder PC