Profiles

This is a selected list of OSI-Baltimore board, donors, and fellows. View the full lists of board members and donors.

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Fellow
Lauren Abramson
Community Conferencing Center
1998 Community Fellow
Fellow
Hari Adhikari
Baltimore Bhutanese Committee (BBC)
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Efa Ahmed-Williams
Destiny Despite Sickle Cell Disease
/ 2009 Community Fellow
Donors
Neal Friedlander and Virginia Adams
Donors
Neal co-chairs OSI's Leadership Council
Fellow
Katheryn Anderson
Accessible Transportation Advisory Committee
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Gary Ashbeck
Baltimore Farming Initiative
2010 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Miriam Avins
2007 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Peter Babcox
Junior Homework Club
2005 Community Fellow
Fellow
Melissa Badeker
Baltimore Teacher Supply Swap
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Harold Bailey
Re-entry Employment and Economic Empowerment Program
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
LaTanya Bailey Jones
Media Literacy
1999 Community Fellow
Board Member
Clinton Bamberger
Emeritus Professor, University of Maryland School of Law
OSI-Baltimore Emeritus Trustee (Deceased)
Fellow
Jermaine Bell
Exit the Apple
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Antoine Bennett
Men of Valuable Action (MOVA)
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Lacey Benton
Youth Entrepreneur Project
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Kristina Berdan
Youth Dreamers 2007 Community Fellow
Board Member
Muriel Berkeley
Member, Baltimore City Board of School Commissioners
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Board Member
Edward C. Bernard
Vice Chairman, T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Wanda Best
Food System Development
2001 Community Fellow
Fellow
Luisa Bieri de Rios
Por la Avenida (On the Avenue)
2006 Community Fellow
Fellow
Bernice Bishop
Women Empowering Women Education and Outreach Center
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Michelle Blue
Follow Your Dreams Records
2005 Community Fellow
Fellow
Meryam Bouadjemi
Make Move Media
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Hannah Brancato
Gather Together: A Survivor Support Network
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Board Member
Taylor Branch
Author
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Chauna Brocht
Popular Economics
2001 Community Fellow
Fellow
Van Brooks
Safe Alternative Foundation for Education (SAFE)
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Black Male Achievement Fellow
Fellow
Maria Broom
Dance Girls of Baltimore
2004 Community Fellow
Fellow
Allison Brown
Choirography
2004 Community Fellow
Board Member
Eddie C. Brown
President & CEO (Founder), Brown Capital Management
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Karen Brown
Youth Leadership Development Initiative
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
Lawrence Brown
You're the Quarterback: Gameplan for Life
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Donor
Marc Bunting
Owner and CFO of Alpine Bagels
Leadership Council Member
Fellow
Rebekah Burgess
Grupo de Padres y Estudiantes Latinos (The Latino Parent and Student Group)
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Alison Burke
Physical Barriers Removal Initiative
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
Keri Burneston
Fluid Movement
/ 2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Shawn Burnett
Walks of ART
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Cheryl Carmona
Greater Greenmount Recycling and Trash Education Campaign
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Greg Carpenter
Eye Can Bmore
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Marshall Clarke
Youthlight Baltimore
2001 Community Fellow
Board Member
William C. Clarke, III
President, The Osprey Foundation
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Ulysses Cofield
Creating Opportunities for East Baltimore's Youth to Take Root Through Community Engagement (CORE)
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Rebecca Coleman
Consumer Protection Project
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2010 Baltimore Community Fellow
Board Member
Veronica Cool
CEO, Cool & Associates LLC
Past chair, Maryland Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Darlene Crider
Sisters in Law
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Emily Datnoff
Baltimore Deportation Defense Project
2011 Community Fellow
Board Member
Andre M. Davis
Baltimore City Solicitor
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Michelle DeBruin
Wilderness/Art Initiative
2005 Community Fellow
Board Member
James H. DeGraffenreidt, Jr.
Former Chairman of the Board and CEO, WGL Holdings, Inc.
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Dave Eassa
Free Space
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Rhonda Elsey-Jones
2009 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Samuel Epps
Advocacy, Campaign for Treatment Instead of Incarceration
2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
JC Faulk
An End to Ignorance/Circles of Voices
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Tonya Featherston
Restorative Schools Project
2006 Community Fellow
Fellow
Lanaea Featherstone
Empowering Latinos One "Click" at a Time
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Janet Felsten
Baltimore Green Map
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
1998 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Mary Ferguson
Community Art
1998 Community Fellow
Fellow
Gin Ferrara
Wide Angle Community Media
2001 Community Fellow
Fellow
Paige Fitz
GEMS - Finding Jewels in Youth
2007 Community Fellow
Fellow
Abbie Flanagan
Education and Legal Advocate
2004 Community Fellow
Fellow
Meshelle Foreman Shields
GoalDIGGERS: The Sankofa Project
2010 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Brian Francoise
Sister Neighborhood Arts Program (SNAP)
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Julianne Franz
Encounter
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Andrew Gaddis
Charm City Clinic
2011 Community Fellow
Fellow
Brian Gerardo
Baltimore Dance Crews Project (BDCP)
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Brion Gill
Free Verse
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Gordon Glover
Kid2kidvid
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Catherine Gonzalez
Student Borrower Protection Program
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Lauren Goodsmith
Building a Local Network of Refugee Mental Health Care Providers (Intercultural Counseling Connection)
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Donor
Geoffrey Greif
Professor, University of Maryland School of Social Work
Leadership Council Member
Fellow
Clayton Guyton
Civil Life Project
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Matthew Hanna
Next One Up
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Kara Hanson
Youth Diversion Program
2001 Community Fellow
Fellow
Rachelle Harris
Sandtown Children of Praise
1998 Community Fellow
Donor
Carla Hayden
Chief Executive Officer, Enoch Pratt Free Library
Leadership Council Member
Fellow
Sarah Hemminger
Incentive Mentoring Program
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2009 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Dwayne Hess
Clay Pots … A Place to Grow
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2009 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Terry Hickey
Community Law in Action
1998 Community Fellow
Fellow
Jean-Marie Holloway
Immigration Outreach Center
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
David Hornbeck
Advancing Community Schools in Baltimore
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Patrice Hutton
Writers in Baltimore
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2008 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Cinder Hypki
Community Art and Greening Project
1998 Community Fellow
Fellow
Shawn James
Mural Masters Art Program 2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
Najib Jammal
Youth Organizing Urban Revitalization Systems
2005 Community Fellow
Fellow
Dwayne Johnson
From Prison to Man of the House
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Maria Johnson-Poole
Environmental Education Program
1998 Community Fellow
Board Member
Joseph T. Jones, Jr.
President/CEO, Center for Urban Families
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Stephanie Joseph
Juvenile Justice Support Program
2001 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Jon Kaplan
Baltimore Fitness Academy (bMorefit)
2008 Community Fellow
Fellow
Natalie Keegan
Kids- 4-K9s Humane Education
2011 Community Fellow
Fellow
Helen Keith
2006 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Laurie Kendall
Spiral Dance Womyn's Center
2008 Community Fellow
Fellow
Charlotte Keniston
Pigtown Food for Thought
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Cydne Kimbrough
Gender Learning Advocacy Support System
2008 Community Fellow
Fellow
Maya Kosok
Agriculture Alliance of Baltimore City
2011 Community Fellow
Fellow
Anne Kotleba
Baltimore United Viewfinders
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Donor
Betsy Krieger
Trustee, Zanvyl and Isabelle Krieger Fund
Fellow
Diane Kuthy
Community Art Project
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
Lara Law
Drop-In Resource Center for Homeless Youth (YES Drop-In Center)
2011 Community Fellow
Fellow
Kenya Lee
Parents with Power
2006 Community Fellow
Fellow
Pascha Lee
ImagineMe Book Project
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Elissa Leif
St. Veronica's Academy Youth Media Program
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Megan Leschak
Bmore Free
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Board Member
Susan P. Leviton
Professor Emeritus of Law, University of Maryland School of Law
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Jessica Lewis
Right to Housing Alliance
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Innovator
Walter Lomax
Director, Maryland Restorative Justice Initiative
Fellow
Nancy Lord Lewin
Public Health
2004 Community Fellow
Fellow
Zina Makar
Pipeline to Habeas
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Stanley Markowitz
Indian Identity
2004 Community Fellow
Board Member
Jamie McDonald
Founder, Generosity, Inc.
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Aisling McGucking
The Clear Project 2006 Community Fellow
Fellow
Corinne Mejier
Child Development/Community Policing Project
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
Chris Merriam
Bikemore
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Phillip Merrill
The Great Room
2006 Community Fellow
Board Member
John Meyerhoff
Clinical Scholar in Rheumatology at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Ashley Milburn
Highway to Nowhere
2007 Community Fellow
Fellow
John Millen
Drumming Project
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
David Miller
Dare to be King Curriculum
Violence Prevention System for African American Males
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
Katie Miller
Latino Food Alliance
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Ashley Minner
The Native American After School Program
2008 Community Fellow
Fellow
Melissa Moore
Youth Learning Lab of Education and Applied Design (Y-LLEAD)
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Arthur Morgan
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Irene Muniz
Social Justice 2007 Community Fellow
Fellow
Stephanie Murdock
Skateboarding for Success
2010 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Vernell Murray
Drug Treatment Community Link
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
Alexandra Natapoff
Youth Organizing Project
1998 Community Fellow
Fellow
Tracey Oliver-Keyser
$mart Money Savings Club
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Isa Olufemi
Poet Pride Run Club
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Eliseba Osore
ShareBaby Baby Pantry
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Jill Pardini
2011 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Ivy Parsons
Interfaith Garden Art Project
2008 Community Fellow
Fellow
Deborah Patterson
ARTEnriches
2007 Community Fellow
Fellow
Sarah Penna
Faces of Maryland's Uninsured
2004 Community Fellow
Board Member
Anne S. Perkins
Community Leader
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Nicholas Petr
Indypendent Reader
2007 Community Fellow
Fellow
Tammy Pinchin Brown
Ex-Offender Project
2002 Community Fellow
Donor
Mary Louise Preis
Leadership Council Member
Fellow
Vincent Purcell
Boomspace
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Black Male Achievement Fellow
Fellow
Akil Rahim
George Washington Carver DISCO STEAM InVenTures Project
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Deborah Ramsey
Penn North Violence Prevention Youth Center
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Shantel Randolph
Maryland Foster Youth Resource Center
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2007 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Avis Ransom
Income and Equality for All
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Jason Reed
Curtis Bay-Brooklyn Urban-Agriculture and Stewardship Program
2011 Community Fellow
Fellow
Evelyn (Chavi) Rhodes
Baltimore Youth Kinetic Energy Collective (BYKE)
/ 2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Jacqueline Robarge
Power Inside Solidarity Network for Incarcerated and Formerly Incarcerated Women
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Betty Robinson
The History of Social Justice Organizing
2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
Gianna Rodriguez
Baltimore Youth Arts
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Bashi Rose
Direct Responses Alleviate Misdirected Aggression (D.R.A.M.A.)
2012 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Melissa Rouf
Jubilee Arts
2009 Community Fellow
Fellow
Richard Rowe
Habits for Success
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Steven Rubin
Photography and Art Therapy for Torture Survivors
2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
Mellissa Rudder
The Many Faces of Mental Illness Mask Competition and Exhibit
2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
Bridget Sampson
Project Freedom- Motheread/Fatheread Program 2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
Galen Sampson
Chefs in the Making 2006 Community Fellow
Fellow
Paul Santomenna
Megaphone Project
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Emily Schappi
Fostering Second Chances
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Innovator
Kurt Schmoke
Dean, Howard University Law School
Former Baltimore Mayor
Fellow
Renita Seabrook
Helping Others 2 Win
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Daniel Sekowski
Community Design Academy
1999 Community Fellow
Fellow
LaMarr Shields
Teacher Exchange
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Tony Shore
Access Art
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Joyce Smith
2008 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Agatha So
Home Buying Opportunity for Latino Residents
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Leonard Sparks
The Visionary
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Bonnita Spikes
Critical New Voices for Abolition
2005 Community Fellow
Fellow
Ameriga Strache
On Site English for Construction (OSEFC)
2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
Tre Subira Whitlow
HABESHA
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2009 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Koli Tengella
The Kujichagulia Experience
2010 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Bill Tiefenwerth
Veterans in Partnership (VIP)
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Sarah Tooley
901 Arts
2010 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Andre Turner
Boys Coming of Age
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Jessica Turral
Hand in Hand Baltimore
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2010 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Afefe Tyehimba
Strange Fruit
2002 Community Fellow
Fellow
Shirell Tyner
HIV/AIDS Outreach and Prevention Campaign
2008 Community Fellow
Fellow
Roxanne E. Umphery
Powerful Peers
2014 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Zara Urgiles
Mujeres para la Justicia (Women for Justice)
2004 Community Fellow
Fellow
La Tasha Vanzie
EVOKU Actualized Global Leadership Experience (EAGLE)
2011 Community Fellow
Fellow
Beth Wacks
Velocipede Project
2006 Community Fellow
Fellow
Charlotte Walters
Emerging Women's Program
2004 Community Fellow
Fellow
Matt Warfield
Baltimore Free Stores
2005 Community Fellow
Fellow
Russell Wattenberg
The Book Thing of Baltimore
/ 2000 Community Fellow
Board Member
Chip Wendler
Vice President, T. Rowe Price Group, Inc.
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Jennifer Will-Thapa
Common Ground Youth Farm Project
2016 Community Fellow
Fellow
Joseph Williams
Staying Connected
2003 Community Fellow
Fellow
Lola Willis
Baltimore Peace Center
1998 Community Fellow
Board Member
Alicia Wilson
Vice President of Community Affairs and Legal Advisor, Sagamore Development Company
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Jay Wolfe Schlossberg-Cohen
Rebuilding Through Art Program
2004 Community Fellow
Donors
Robin and Jimmy Wood
Donors
Robin is an OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Board Member
Robin Williams Wood
Attorney
OSI-Baltimore Board Member
Fellow
Christopher Wright
Achieving Success through Knowledge (ASK)
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Jean Yahudah
Youth Evolving to Success (YES)
2001 OSI Community Fellow
Fellow
Menes Yahudah
Muze It Outreach Program
2015 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Denene Yates
Safe House of Hope
2013 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Rebecca Yenawine
New Lens
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
1999 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Kalima Young
Youth Urban Health Information Project (YUHIP)
2000 Community Fellow
Fellow
Christina Youngston
Unchained Talent
2012 Alumni Grant Recipient
2005 Baltimore Community Fellow
Fellow
Jodie Zisow
Forum for Creative Organizing
2004 Community Fellow