Christi Tyson-Dorsey - President

Christi is a highly accomplished, strategic program development professional and entrepreneur with 20 year experience in applied nutrition, food safety, and government programs. She is a Registered Dietitian, holds a Master’s Degree in International Relations and Affairs from Columbia University and currently is the Program Director for USDA programs in the District of Columbia.

Tonyna D. McGhee - Vice President

Tonyna has over 20 years of experience working in the field of social service. Her experiences ranges in various facets of child welfare, juvenile justice, and community service.  Graduating Magna Cum Laude, she earned a Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Lehman College and a Master of Social Work from Fordham University. Currently, she is a successful Entrepreneur in Real Estate.  

J'aime Elskoe-Drayton - Secretary


J’aime received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in American Studies from the University of Maryland College Park. She has extensive experience in consulting small businesses and nonprofits fundraising strategies. A former candidate for the Maryland State Senate, she is currently Operations Lead at George Washington University Department of Biomedical Engineering.

Cindy K.E Coates - Treasurer

Cindy received her Bachelors of Science in Management Studies from the University of Maryland College Park. She has over 25 years of healthcare experience to include Certification as a Clinical Research Coordinator from Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACPR). A retired MSAT in the United States Air Force, she currently works at NIH as a Program Officer for the Division of Allergy and Infectious Disease (DAIDS).