Candy Stripes

Board of Directors

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Dr. Magi Berger

Education Consultant
Retired School Principal

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Sierra Boney

Board Treasurer


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Lemuel Bourne

Client Services Associate
Morgan Stanley

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Brandin Bowden

Director of Community Programs
The Institute for Integrative Health

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Mark Deegan

Board Secretary

Director of Innovation and Technology
Washington Leadership Academy

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Jay Golon

Special Project Manager
Pollyanna, Inc.


Travis Henschen

Co-founder & Board Chair

Upper School Teacher
Friends School of Baltimore

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Helene Luce

Co-founder & Executive Director

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Maria Sebastian

Investment Product Strategy Manager

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Dr. Gregory Sucre

Mother Seton Academy

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Phillip Westry

Staff Attorney
Maryland Center for Legal Assistance

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Ted Vitale

Owner & Founder

If you are interested in joining our Board of Directors, please send an email with your current resume to

Candy Stripes

Board of Advisors


Mike Chalupa

City Neighbors Foundation

Joseph Diangelo

Tax Partner

Diane DiSalvo

Arts Administrator

Lynn Handy

Foundation Associate
The Rales Foundation

Bryan Ho


Heidi Hutchison

Middle School Principal
Friends School of Baltimore

Richard Manekin

Workshop Development, Inc.

Jon McGill

Director of Academic Affairs
Baltimore Curriculum Project

Beverly Pierce

Editor, Librarian, R.N.

Chris Ryer

Baltimore City Department of Planning

Jenna Shaw

Technology Integration Specialist
Baltimore City Public Schools

Marc Siciliano

Teaching Institute for Excellence in STEM

André Vaseghi

Creative Director
André Bean Brand Architecture

If you are interested in joining our Board of Advisors, please send an email with your current resume to