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 & Band Development and Secretary
Meet Tesha

Tricia Brown

Immediate Past Chair
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Paul Fitzpatrick

Meet Paul

Jeff Fix

Vice Chair, Social Enterprise Development
Meet Jeff

Xander Hector

Vice Chair, Finance & Operations
Meet Xander

Mercedes McFarland Jackson

Meet Mercedes

Abdifitah Mohamed, Esq.

Meet Abdifitah

Mike Wynne

President & CEO
Meet Mike