About

Our Team


Yemi Akande-Bartsch

Yemi Akande-Bartsch, Ph.D.
President & CEO
Email | (314) 657-4019 | Bio

Kayla Dix

Kayla Dix
Project Coordinator/Executive Assistant
Email | (314) 657-4020 | Bio

Shalia Ford

Shalia Ford
Director of Leadership Programs
Email | (314) 657-4021 | Bio

Makita Hill

Makita Hill
Leadership Program Manager
Email | (314) 657-4022 | Bio

Matthew R. Kerns

Matthew R. Kerns
Director of Emerging Leaders and Member & Alumni Relations
Email | (314) 657-4023 | Bio

Sandy Macke-Piper

Sandy Macke-Piper
Accountant
Email | (314) 657-4025 | Bio

Becky Rasmussen

Becky Rasmussen
Director, Marketing & Communications
Email | (314) 657-4027 | Bio

Wally Siewert

Wally Siewert, Ph.D.
Director, Civic Engagement & Impact Fellows
Email | (314) 657-4026 | Bio

Michelle Stevens

Michelle Stevens
Director, Development
Email | (314) 657-4029 | Bio