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


Annemarie Valdez

Chief Impact Officer


Sharon Killebrew

Director of Finance and Administration


Angelia Cunningham-Burrows

Director of Fund Development and Communications


Don’Nae Crawford

Director of Operations and HR


Timothy Dam

Director of Data & Evaluation


Eva Martinez

Community Engagement Director


Sara Johnstin

Compliance Director


Tara Gwamna

Director of Family Engagement


Ashley Beck

Assistant Human Resource Director