Board Members

Marchell Adams David, City of Raleigh

Nick Allen, United Way of the Greater Triangle

TJ Cawley, Mayor, Town of Morrisville

Kim Keith, YMCA of the Triangle

Paul Koh, Wake County Public School System

Beth Nelson, Juvenile Crime Prevention Council

Ann Oshel, Alliance Health (Board Chair)

Regina Petteway, Wake County Human Services

Jeffrey Robinson, Wake Technical Community College

Jocelyn Taliaferro, North Carolina State University

Angie Welsh, Kaleidoscope

Katherine Williams, Wake County Cooperative Extension

Chief Orlando Soto, Rolesville Police Department

Jebediah Yoakum, Juvenile Crimes Unit- Wake County Sheriff’s Office



Aspirational Goals for Collective Action:

  • 95% of third grade students read on grade level
  • 95% of students graduate high school ready for college and career
  • Eliminate youth suicides and bullying