Our staff and board represent the communities we serve. We are always striving for equity, inclusion, and diversity in every way, at all levels at EMERGE. 

Tesha Alston Dampier

Vice Chair, Fundraising & Brand Development and Board Secretary
Meet Tesha

Sheila Dowling

Co Vice Chair, Finance Committee
Meet Sheila

Paul Fitzpatrick

Co Vice Chair, Finance Committee
Meet Paul

Xander Hector

Board Chair
Meet Xander

Mercedes McFarland Jackson

Immediate Past Chair
Meet Mercedes

Steven Thompson

Vice Chair, Social Enterprise Committee
Meet Steven

Mike Wynne

President & CEO
Meet Mike