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About Our Foundation

Board of Directors

Erin Baird, PhD

Board Chair

CEO, Healthstar International

Oklahoma City, OK

Ryan Blanton, PhD

Vice- Chair

Vice President of Operations,
Panhandle State University

Goodwell, OK

Aimee Franklin, PhD


Presidential Professor, IRB Chair Board #1,
University of Oklahoma

Norman, OK

Dave Smith

Immediate Past Chair

President, Dapper Digital Creative

Norman, OK

MJ Major, MSW

Board Secretary

Social Worker,
Oklahoma Department of Human Services

Oklahoma City, OK

Rondalyn Abode

Director of Development,
Crossover Community Impact

Norman, OK

Crystal Hernandez, PsyD, MBA

Mental Health Consultant

Bixby, OK

Julia Jernigan-Smith, MPA, MSW

Executive Director,
Oklahoma Behavioral Health Association
Founder, Creative Capitol Strategies

Oklahoma City, OK

Dana Miller

Owner/ President
Dana Miller Consulting, LLC
City Council Member, City of Seminole

Seminole, OK

Ed Long

Oklahoma Impact Investing Collaborative

Piedmont, OK

Tom Taylor

Co-chair, Autistic Adults of Oklahoma
Law Student, Oklahoma City University

Norman, OK

MSgt (Retd.) Cory Sutton

Law Enforcement Educator,
Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Norman, OK

Jake Yunker

Vice President of Corporate Relations & Major Gifts,
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

Oklahoma City, OK


Emily Scott, MSNPA, CAS

Executive Director

Chandee Kott, BSW, CAS

Program Director

Taylor Knooihuizen, Phd, CAS

Director of Program Development

Kyle Britt, MA, CAS

Project Coordinator

Carley Marissa Dummitt, BASc, CAS

Marketing & Community Outreach Coordinator

Matt DeCicco, CAS

Resource Coordinator

DEI and Non-Discrimination Policies

DEI PolicyNon-Discrimination Policy

10-Year Strategic Plan

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