A Pacesetting Nonprofit Agency

Arlynn Ellis, President & CEO

Years of Industry Experience: 16

Education: MIM + MBA

Specialties: Fundraising, Leadership & Innovation  Management, Strategic Planning, Marketing, Program Development + Public Relations

Hobbies: Music & Arts + Dancing (Zumba) + Sports Activities + Photography + Traveling

Dr. Suzanna P. Royston, Director of Development

Years of Industry Experience: 30+

Education: Doctor of  Medicine (Pediatrician)

Specialties: Fundraising, Capacity Building, Healthcare.

Hobbies: Reading, Writing, Domestic & International Traveling

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Luis Bryce, VP of Finance

Years of Industry Experience: 30+

Education: M.S (Financial Management)

Specialties: Financial Accounting. Systems Design, Nonprofit Auditing, Budgeting & Cash Flow Forecasting.

Hobbies: Cycling, Reading, Hiking & Camping, Eating (Chinese & Peruvian Foods and Wine-based Cooking, especially)

Don J. Affognon, Executive Vice President 

Education: MBA 

Specialties: Capacity Building, Project Financial Management, Impact Assessments, Government Regulations.

Hobbies: Reading (mostly non-fiction) + Running (outdoors, no treadmill!) + Storytelling + Action Movies + Visiting Far-Flung Places.