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Pathways to College Leadership

Pathways to College was established as a non-profit 501(c)(3) entity in 2003, operating under The Ophelia J. Berry Fund, Inc. Below, please meet our Board of Directors and Staff Leadership.

Board of Directors

Timothy Koller, Chairman

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Denver, CO

Judith B. Griffin, President

Pathways to College

Michael M. Smith, Treasurer

Managing Dir., Goldman Sachs & Co.

New York, NY

Eric D. Bailey

Founder & CEO, Bailey Wealth Advisors

Silver Spring, MD

Sheila A. Hopkins

Former EVP & President, Global Vision Care Bausch & Lomb

New York, NY

Ronald R. Pressman

Former CEO, TIAA Institutional Financial Services TIAA

Sedgwick, ME

Kurt Van Wagenen

President & CEO, FirstLight Fiber

Albany, NY

B.J. Harrison Waymer

President and CEO, B.J. Waymer Associates, Inc.

Cornelius, NC

Staff Leadership and Directors

Judith B. Griffin

Founder & President

Charles K. Gleason

Chief Operating Officer

Virgil E. Ecton, CFRE

Vice President for Advancement

Nefertari Nkenge, Ed.D.

National Program Director

Alyssa Alston

Director of Communications

Emma Justice

Director of Advancement

Carrie Klis

Director of Special Initiatives