Owner and Chief Executive Officer Steele Consulting, LLC
Jay Steele serves as the Owner of Steele Consulting, LLC, a tax consulting firm serving Fortune 500 and mid-sized clients. Jay founded in the firm in 2005 to provide high-quality and flexible, yet affordable resources to augment tax departments.
Prior to establishing Steele Consulting, Jay served as Senior Manager at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, Tax Manager at KPMG and Tax Senior at Ernst & Young. Jay is a graduate of the Emory University School of Law and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Florida State University.
Founder and National President Foreverfamily Inc.
Sandra Barnhill serves as the Founder and National President of Foreverfamily. Foreverfamily was the nation’s first organization, and is still the only nonprofit in Georgia, solely dedicated to helping children who experience parental incarceration. Since its inception in 1987, Foreverfamily has supported more than 27,000 children as they, their parents, caregivers and extended families work to remain a family.
Among numerous other recognitions, Sandra’s pioneering work has been recognized by the Ms. Foundation who awarded her their Woman of Vision Award.
Sandra holds her Juris Docterate from the University of Texas School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Georgia State University.
Owner & Chief Executive Consultant Sohé Solutions
Prior to founding Sohé Solutions and UAE, Esohe worked at UPS and held management roles in Distribution Solutions, Implementations, Operations, Engineering, and Transportation Solutions. Esohe completed her collegiate studies at the University of Kentucky, where she studied Electrical Engineering.
Former President and CEO Multiple Non-Profit Organizations
Michael has served as Global President and CEO of Pardes Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, President and CEO of the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia, Interim President and CEO of Hands on Atlanta. Michael has also served as Partner at McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP and Rogers & Hardin LLP.
Michael holds his JD from the Columbia University School of Law and his AB in English Language and Literature from the University of Michigan.
College AIM Alumnus Technical Training Specialist PTC
Hernán began participating in College AIM programming at Towers High School in 2014 and served as a student ambassador within the program. Ultimately, he earned a full scholarship to study Mechanical Engineering at Tufts University.
While at Tufts, Hernán developed a passion for engineering education. He has conducted significant research on the impact of Learning Assistants and helped launch a pilot Learning Assistant program within the Mechanical Engineering department at Tufts. He recently completed his Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering at Tufts as well and now works as a Technical Training Specialist at Boston-based PTC.
Within College AIM, Hernán founded, and annually sponsors, the Bridge to Liberating Education Success at Towers (BLEST) Scholarship to support one graduating senior.
Senior Technical Recruiter Boingo Wireless
Tyler Bell is an innovator who believes in the power of uplifting community through connection. Living and serving at the intersection of people, education, policy and technology, he uniquely understands how to mobilize and build community while creating sustainable change.
Tyler has served in numerous capacities to create equitable opportunity in technology. He currently works as the Senior Technical Recruiter for Boingo Wireless, and has served as a Technology, HR/Talent and Education Consultant at the Annenberg Foundation and the Head of Talent for GoGuardian.
In the public sector, Tyler has also worked as a Legislative Fellow in the US House of Representatives and a High School Social Studies Teacher in Atlanta Public Schools. He received his BA in Political Science from Morehouse College.
Project Leader Delivery Associates
Prior to DA, Anna was a strategy consultant at EY-Parthenon. She focused on commercial due diligence and strategy for the K-12 and higher education sectors. Before business school, Anna was a middle school English teacher. She was a founding teacher at Caliber Beta Academy, helping to design the structure and curricula of both the school and the sixth grade. Anna holds her MBA from the Yale School of Management and her BA in English from Harvard.