EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP
Dr. Joseph Issac - Executive Director
Dr. Joseph Issac - Executive Director

Dr. Joseph Isaac is ten-year veteran of science education in the District of Columbia, spending the last eight of those years as teacher and department chair of Biotechnology at McKinley Technology High School, the public school system’s STEM focused academy. After starting his career in education, Isaac earned his Master’s in Teaching in Secondary Science at Trinity University. He is now a PhD candidate in Curriculum and Instruction from Texas Tech University's Global PRISE.

press to zoom
Associate Executive Director
Associate Executive Director

Dr. Marc Lee

press to zoom
Director of Finance
Director of Finance

Jamal D. Burise is a Director in KPMG’s Federal Advisory Practice with over 15 years of experience delivering solutions and leading internal audits, audit readiness and remediation, and enterprise risk management at federal government agencies and Fortune 500 companies. Jamal is currently is a member of the Western Michigan University Department of Accountancy Advisory Council. Jamal previously served and held positions on a number of non-profit and community boards.

press to zoom
Director of Major Gifts & Strategic Partners
Director of Major Gifts & Strategic Partners

Rodney P. Emery, Esq. is a Principal in the Squire Patton Boggs’ Washington, D.C. office. A government affairs professional with 25 years of experience, Emery has advised Members of Congress, a Cabinet Secretary, Agency Administrators, an Under Secretary for International Trade, and executives from Fortune 500 companies. Prior to joining returning to the private sector, he served as Chief of Staff for Congressman Steven Horsford (D-NV) and as a presidential appointee in the Obama administration.

press to zoom
Director of Philanthropy and Community Engagement
Director of Philanthropy and Community Engagement

Vacant

press to zoom
Director of Marketing & Communication
Director of Marketing & Communication

Marcus Walker

press to zoom