Key Staff

ELNC was founded on strong leadership, passion and a dedicated team.

Such leaders have had a profound effect on the direction, culture, and identity of our organization.
Click the "bio" link for more information about these inspirational leaders.

ELNC was founded on strong leadership, passion and a dedicated team.

Such leaders have had a profound effect on the direction, culture, and identity of our organization.
Click the "bio" link for more information about these inspirational leaders.

Dr. Nkechy Ekere Ezeh

Founder / CEO


K’Sandra Earle

Associate Director


Kimberly Spencer

Director of Programs


Don’Nae May

Executive Administrative Manager


Mariel Harmon

Finance Director


Sara Johnstin

Early Head Start Program Director


Timothy Dam

Grants and Communications Director


Eva Martinez

Community Engagement Manager


Antoinette (Toni) Mallett

Family Engagement Manager


Sommer Jabbar

Training & Technical Assistance Manager


Kristen Blumke

Early Head Start Education Manager


Rose Turuka

Fund Development & Marketing Coordinator


Rachel Siebert

Nutrition, Health, and Disability Manager


BeAnka Masefiade

TASC Project Coordinator