We are a group of talented business individuals with humanitarian hearts, on a quest to help youth build social capital. Our board is the driving force behind all our activities and the services we offer. Their dedication, passion and commitment to our organization is unparalleled.
Marketing and Communications Expert
After aging out of the foster care system herself, Danya longed to create a pathway to success for those behind her. The result was Emerging Leaders Fellowship, an organization dedicated to removing the hurdles and challenges for students aging out of the system.
Founder and CEO of LeverDigital
Founder and CEO of LeverDigital, Randall comes with decades of marketing expertise and a world-class team of people to bring ELF's brand into focus. He brings years of extensive, philanthropic work with both not-for-profits and foster care.
Director of Federal Regulatory Affairs and Corporate Council at KCP&L
Director of Federal Regulatory Affairs and Corporate Council at Kansas City Power and Light, Denise has a long history in philanthropy and giving back. Denise comes with strong legal and business knowledge and has a heart of gold.
Owner of Sponsorship Focus
Owner and founder of Sponsorship Focus, Brian has had extensive experience in the sports industry and comes to the organization with many community connections and is committed to others by serving on various non-profit boards.
Director of Sales and Marketing
Elizabeth is an energetic and dynamic sales director who is very passionate about educating underserved youth. In addition to raising funds and collecting resources for the organization, she is also a licensed foster parent.