Carl “Musa” Hixson, MFA, Founder and Board President
Career – Sculptor and Fine Arts Professor
Service – Active on the board from 2003.
Expertise – Business Strategy, Artist, Teacher, Mentor, B2H Waiver Service Provider
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Edith Langford, PhD, Founding Member, Board Secretary/Treasurer
Career – Professor and Psychotherapist
Service – Active on the board from 2003.
Expertise – Program Director, Budget Management, Art Therapy
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Louie Chapman, MS, Member, Board Vice President
Career – City Management and Non-Profit Advocate
Service – Active on the board from 2005.
Expertise – Strategic Planning, Program Support

Pamala Murphy, MD, Board Member
Career – Family and Adolescent Medicine
Service – Founding contributor since 2003, active on the board from 2016.
Expertise – Program Adviser

Bruce Waite, Board Member
Career – Community Activist
Service – Volunteer since 2005, active on board from 2016.
Expertise – Community Engagement

Curtis Mason, Board Member
Career – Entrepreneur
Service – Active on the board from 2009.
Expertise – Business Adviser, Budget Support


Helen Lytle, Founding Member, Community Activist
Ausby Elsworth
Bayennah Sabur


Loren Wood, BS, Head of Marketing & Strategic Growth
Career – Marketer, Social Entrepreneur, Program Manager
Service – Active as volunteer, consultant, and employee since 2014.
Expertise – Business Strategy, Marketing, Fundraising, Grant Writing, Program Management & Support
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