Giant Step Steering and Advisory Committees

Calendar/Registration | Community Engagement  |  Professional Development


2019

CHAIR   Richard Thomas, II (Conference Day Chair and Sponsorship), DTE Energy Retired
CO-CHAIR  Sonya C. Thomas, Ph.D. (Conference Day Chair), DTE Energy Retired

Mike Bolling (Conference Day Assistant), DTE
Lauren Allen Byrd (American Red Cross)
Khamara Bryant (Speakers, Icebreakers)
Ethel Burwell (Leadership Committee)
Jesse Cole (Student Recruitment), Wayne County Community College
Cheryl Deep (Media & Fundraising), 313-664-2607, cheryldeep@wayne.edu
Patricia Gardner (DPS Administrator, retired)
Karen Gaskill (Co-Ette Hostesses), Co-Ette Club of Detroit
Karen Gay (Co-Ette Hostesses), Co-Ette Club of Detroit
Carol Griffin, Michigan Department of Civil Rights
Tamica Hodge 
Tuan Le (Student Recruitment), University Liggett Parent Liaison
Jason Lee (Conference Day Assistant), DTE
Teresa Lloyd (Smart Table), Grosse Pointe College Consulting
Scott Millington (Faciitator Training) American Red Cross
Crystal Powell, Ph.D. (Chair, Smart Table; Service Project), CEO, Co-Ette Club of Detroit
Rochelle Ricks, Michigan Dept. of Civil Rights
Trudy Shiemke (Education Workshop)
Barbara K. Smith, Ph.D. (DPS School Recruitment), Detroit Public Schools
Darcel Smith, MA, (Conference Set-Up, Grant Writing)
Cerise Tounsel (Smart Stuff Table, School Check-In)
Beverly Weathington, LMSW (Facilitator Training), Healthier Urban Families at Merrill Palmer Skilman Institute
Felicia White-Felder (Matrix), Michigan State Police
Selina Wilkins-Poe, Program Associate, Detroit Public Schools
Kay Willingham, (Sponsorship, Conference Day Emcee), Co-Ette Club of Detroit and Owner, Art in Motion
 
Advisory
LaJoyce Brown, Wayne State University Admissions Office
Brad Grava (Facilitator Recruitment), Vice President, Pros Environmental Services
Wendy Montowski (Conference Day), Pros Environmental Services
Gail Parker, Ph.D., Education Counseling
Dianne Bostic Robinson (Leadership Committee & Strategy), Pres. Dianne Bostic Robinson & Associates