_____                    __       YES Advisory Board Members

YES Advisory Board Members 2017

Board Chair and Fundraising Committee Chair: Sonia Kumar, JD
Attorney – American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)

Vice Chair and Program Committee Member: Lindsey Leslie
Program Officer, Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs

Amber Jones, Student, University of Baltimore

Jennifer Lee, Teacher, Park School of Baltimore

Vice Chair and Program Committee Chair: Matt Quinlan
Policy Specialist, Family League of Baltimore

Maceo Hallmon, Executive Director, East Baltimore Youth and Family Services Bureau

Elvis Guzman, Program Officer – Health and Human Services, The Abell Foundation

Kelley Dolan, Housing Counselor, Baltimore Regional Housing Partnership

David Avruch, Mental Health Specialist, Health Care for the Homeless

Secretary and Board Development Committee Chair: Julia Pierson, MSW
Director, Special Projects – NeighborWorks America

Kumar Jayasuriya, Baker Donaldson

Treasurer and Finance Committee Chair: Alison James, MS
Financial Operations Director – Baltimore Regional Housing Partnership

Nasim Keshavarz, Assistant Director, Financial Aid Office, Community College of Baltimore County

In FY17, YES undertook an extensive recruitment and onboarding process for new Advisory Board members. They are all listed in their respective committees above.