Shekinah Young
Interim Chief Communications Officer
City of Des Moines
Drake University, BSBA 08′
University of Iowa, M.A. 15′
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La-Tica Watson
Owner
MidIowa Notary, LLC
Grandview University
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Quintin Smith
Drake University ‘07
2016

Kisha Barnes
Principal, King Elementary
Master and Bachelors of Science

 

 

 

 

Jonathan R. Douglas
Co-Coordinator REACH Grant, Evelyn K Davis Center
PhD

 

 

 

 

Frank Lee III
Teacher, Lincoln High School
Masters of Education, Bachelor Arts Health Science Minor Biology

 

 

 

 

Angela Lewis
Pastor

 

 

 

 

 

Canesha Funderburke
Financial Education Associate, Evelyn K. Davis
Drake University
BA

 

 

.A.J.M.C.

 

 

 

 

June Owens
Self-Employed Consultant & Volunteer Minister
Drake University
JD

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class of 2015

 

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Alexis Andrews
Teach for America
Central College
BA in Sociology

 

 

 

Dionna Langford
Children and Families of Iowa
University of Iowa
BA in Social Work

 

 

 

 

 

Tinika Roland
Advisor, Des Moines Area Community College
Iowa State University
Bachelors of Science in Apparel Design, Masters in Business Leadership with an emphasis in Human Resource Management

 

 

 

 

Vanessa Howell

 

 

 

 

 

LaToya Lewis

 

 

 

 

 

Jovan Johnson
Adjunct Professor, Drake University
Master’s of Science in Mass Communications, Bachelors of Arts in Mass Communication

 

 

 

 

Heston Clark
Technical Lead, Athene
B.S. Accounting, Finance – Iowa State 2006; A.S. MIS – DMACC 2012; (in progress) B.S. – Computer Science – University of Illinois 2015

 

 

 

 

 

Class of 2014

 

Ramon Christopher
iSupply Marketing- Business owner
B.A. B.S. Truman State University
Indiana University MBA

Creative, Catalyst, Lefty, Awesome. I am Des Moines!

 

 

Lonnie Dafney

Human Resources Business Partner-Wells Fargo Home Lending

Faith, Family, and Advocate…“i Am Des Moines!”

 

 

Kenice Frank

3rd year Podiatric Medical Student, Des Moines University

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2011

Northeastern University, 2007

Eclectic, Compassionate, and Ambitious… I am Des Moines

 

 

 

Thenus Franklin

Adjunct Academic Advisor, DMACC Urban Campus

Case Monitor, West Des Moines PD Youth Justice Initiative Program

Virginia Tech 03’ & 07’

Curious, Caring, Strategic… “i Am Des Moines!”

 

Troy Green

Job Readiness and Placement Coordinator at Oakridge Neighborhood

Self-starter, Go-getter, Life-learner…  I am Des Moines!

 

Kraig Jackson

Information Technology

 I am Des Moines!

 

Renee Nichols

Relationship Banker, Bankers Trust Company

University of Memphis / Upper Iowa University 1997

Family, Faith, Witty….. I AM Des Moines

 

Tionna Pooler

Independent Public Advisors- owner

B A Psychology, Yale University,MPA Drake University

Dedication, Persistence, Integrity… I Am Des Moines

 

Quintin Smith, 34

Financial Education Associate

Evelyn K. Davis Center for Working Families

Drake University ‘07

Supportive Motivator, Listener, AdvocateI Am Des Moines

 

La-Tica Watson, 40

AALA 2013-‘14

DMACC/Grandview University

Faith, Family & Community Service….’I AM Des Moines’

 

Shekinah Young 28

Communications Specialist, City of Des Moines

Drake University, BSBA 08′

University of Iowa, M.A. 15′

Educated, Service, Focused  … I Am Des Moines