WRF People


Dr. Sherece Y. West-Scantlebury
Chief Executive Officer

Rev. Cory Anderson
Chief Innovation Officer

Andrea Dobson
Chief Operating and Financial Officer

Rev. Shantell Hinton-Hill
Senior Equity Officer

Sherra Bennett
Equity Officer

Madhav Shroff
Equity Officer

Katie Wiggins
Grants and Learning Officer

Christian Scott-Richards
Leadership Associate and Board Liaison

Nia Lindsey
WRF Intern

Demetrious Jordan
Program Fellow

Kristen “Kris” Phantazia Smith
Program Fellow


Board Chair
Charlotte Parham, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor | University of Central Arkansas College of Education

Vice Board Chair
Cedric Williams

Mayor | Forrest City, Arkansas

Board Secretary
Vicki Saviers

Independent Education Management Professional

Alejandro Avilés Rodríguez

Director of Policy and Social Impact | Never Whisper Justice

Melissa Wyman Bradley

Vice President | Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Kiisha Morrow, J.D.

DEI and Social Impact Leader/Strategist

Terry Mazany

Chief Collaboration Officer | Collaboratory

Mike Ramirez

Community Development Representative | Arvest Bank

Lisenne Rockefeller

Chair and CEO | The Winrock Group, Inc. and Winrock Farms, Inc.

Sharon Toomer

Founder | Toomer Strategies LLC

Naccaman Williams

Special Projects Director | Walton Family Foundation