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Pathways to College Leadership

Pathways to College is the first program to operate under The Ophelia J. Berry Fund, Inc., established as a non-profit entity in 2003. The Berry Fund’s Trustees have assigned all operations and management responsibility to the Pathways to College Board of Directors. Further, Pathways to Leadership has established an unparalleled Executive Team. Members of both boards and the Executive Team are listed below.

Board of Directors and Officers

Timothy Koller, Chairman
Timothy Koller, Chairman
Partner McKinsey & Company • Denver, CO
Eric D. Bailey
Eric D. Bailey
Founder & CEO, Bailey Wealth Advisors • Silver Spring, MD
Kurt Van Wagenen
Kurt Van Wagenen
President & CEO FirstLight Fiber • Albany, NY
Judith B. Griffin, President
Judith B. Griffin, President
Pathways to College
Sheila A. Hopkins
Sheila A. Hopkins
Former EVP & President, Global Vision Care Bausch & Lomb • New York, NY
B.J. Harrison Waymer
B.J. Harrison Waymer
President and CEO B.J. Waymer Associates, Inc. • Cornelius, NC
Michael M. Smith, Treasurer
Michael M. Smith, Treasurer
Managing Dir. Goldman Sachs & Co. • New York, NY
Ronald R. Pressman
Ronald R. Pressman
Former CEO of TIAA Institutional Financial Services TIAA • Sedgwick, ME
Timothy Koller
Timothy Koller
Chairman
Judith B. Griffin
Judith B. Griffin
President
Michael M. Smith
Michael M. Smith
Treasurer
Eric D. Bailey
Eric D. Bailey
Sheila A. Hopkins
Sheila A. Hopkins
Ronald R. Pressman
Ronald R. Pressman
Kurt Van Wagenen
Kurt Van Wagenen
B.J. Harrison Waymer
B.J. Harrison Waymer

Executive Team

Judith B. Griffin
Judith B. Griffin
Founder & President
Nefertari Nkenge, Ed.D.
Nefertari Nkenge, Ed.D.
National Program Director
Charles K. Gleason
Charles K. Gleason
Chief Operating Officer
Emma Justice
Emma Justice
Director of Advancement
Virgil E. Ecton, CFRE
Virgil E. Ecton, CFRE
Vice President for Advancement
Judith B. Griffin
Judith B. Griffin
Founder & President
Charles K. Gleason
Charles K. Gleason
Chief Operating Officer
Virgil E. Ecton, CFRE
Virgil E. Ecton, CFRE
Vice President for Advancement
Nefertari Nkenge, Ed.D.
Nefertari Nkenge, Ed.D.
National Program Director
Emma Justice
Emma Justice
Director of Advancement