Voices' Team and Board


Advocacy and Communications

Research & Policy

Georgia Statewide Afterschool Network (GSAN)


2023 Board of Directors

Cindy Abel, Chair
CEO and Co-Founder

Kimberly Hensarling
Director of Talent and Human Resources

Windham Brannon

Sandy O’Meara, Vice Chair and Treasurer
Chief Financial Officer
Friends of Forman Christian College

Elizabeth “Betsy” Higgins
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Oglethorpe Power Corporation

Baylie Evans, Secretary
Mergers and Acquisitions Associate
King & Spalding, LLP

Leslie Kurtz
Chief Financial Officer
Jackson Healthcare, LLC

Gwendolyn Benson, Ph.D.
Associate Dean
Georgia State University

Joseph Lillyblad
Director, Education and Workforce Development
Georgia Power Company

LeRoy Burke, III
Senior Judge (Retired)
Juvenile Court of Georgia

Mitch Saunders
Chief Accounting Officer
Atlanticus Holdings Corp.

Stacey Chavis
Managing Director
Campaigns Academy

Yasmin Tyler-Hill, MD
Department Chair and Professor, Dept. of Pediatrics
Morehouse School of Medicine

Bobbi Cleveland
Tull Charitable Foundation

Belisa Urbina
Chief Executive Officer
Ser Familia

Nicola Dawkins-Lyn, Ph.D.
Vice President

Tameeka Law Walker, MD
Georgia Perinatal Consultants

Missy Dugan
Senior Vice President, Government Relations
Boys & Girls Club of America

Calvin Ward
Wealth Advisor
Truist Financial

Delmont Early, III
Founder and Managing Partner
Carter Hill Advisors

Marc Welsh
Vice President, Child Advocacy & Chief Diversity Officer
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

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