About Our Foundation

Board of Directors

Debbie Schramm

Board Chair

CEO, Saxum

Edmond, OK

Dave Smith


President, Dapper Digital Creative

Norman, OK

Ryan Blanton, PhD


Vice President of Operations,
Panhandle State University

Goodwell, OK

Melanie Moore


Program Field Representative,
Oklahoma Department of Human Services

Moore, OK

Crystal Hernandez, PsyD, MBA

DEI Officer

Executive Director, Oklahoma Forensic Center
Executive Director, Tulsa Center for Behavioral Health

Vinita, OK

Ed Long

Immediate Past Board Chair

Chief Impact Officer, Metafund

Piedmont, OK

Rondalyn Abode

Director of Development,
Crossover Community Impact

Tulsa, OK

Erin Baird, PhD

CEO, Healthstar International

Oklahoma City, OK

Debbie Blanke, EdD

Senior Vice Chancellor
for Academic & Student Affairs,
Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education

Midwest City, OK

Ginger Casper, JD

Co-founder, Workflow Commons
Attorney, C. Craig Cole & Associates

Oklahoma City, OK

Aimee Franklin, PhD

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

Norman, OK

Kim Gaddie, PhD

Professor, University of Oklahoma
Managing Editor, Social Science Quarterly

Norman, OK

Julia Jernigan-Smith, MPA, MSW

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

Oklahoma City, OK

Sherrie Macko

Founder/ President, ieConsulting

Oklahoma City, OK

Marquita "MJ" Major, MSW

Social Worker,
Oklahoma Department of Human Services

Oklahoma City, OK

Dana Miller

Tribal Government Relations Director,
Oklahoma Health Care Authority

City Council Member, City of Seminole

Seminole, OK

Rep. Daniel Pae

State Representative for HD 62,
Oklahoma House of Representatives

Lawton, OK

Dan Sterba

Director of Data Systems and Technology
Birth Through Eight Strategy,
George Kaiser Family Foundation

Tulsa, OK

MSgt (Retd) Cory Sutton

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

Norman, OK

Tom Taylor

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

Norman, OK

Rep. Collin Walke, JD

State Representative for HD 87,
Oklahoma House of Representatives
Owner/Attorney, Select Legal Services

Oklahoma City, OK

Jake Yunker

Director of Corporate Foundation Relations,
Oklahoma State University Foundation

Stillwater, OK


Emily Scott, MSNPA

Executive Director

Leah Harris, MS, HS-BCP, QIDP

Programs and Compliance Officer

Workforce Development & Justice System Reform

Emily Hayes, MOT, OTR/L

Project Coordinator

Early Childhood

Chandee Kott

Project Coordinator

Public Health and Safety

Brandon Orozco

Project Assistant

Workforce Development

Matt DeCicco

Resource Coordinator

DEI and Non-Discrimination Policies

DEI PolicyNon-Discrimination Policy

10-Year Strategic Plan

View Plan