Board of Directors

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Cathy Arshadi, Chairwoman
Senior Vice President, Director of Financial Management
Commerce Trust Company

Zundra Bryant, Vice-Chairwoman
Vice President, Human Resources Operations
Centene Corporation

Dorothy Carlin, Vice-Chairwoman
Simply Strategy

Erica Glanz, Vice-Chairwoman
Senior Director, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Bunzl North America

Dayna Stock, Ph.D., Vice-Chairwoman
The Rome Group

Amy Williams, Secretary
Edward Jones

Julie Davidson, Treasurer
Community Volunteer

Lindsay Auer
Standing Partnership

Ruth Barasa, CPA CGMA
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
NaRfula Financial Solutions, LLC

Katie Barnes
Operations Manager

Meghan Brown
Senior Vice President
Weber Shandwick

Kerry Caverly
Senior Vice President and Chief Program Officer
Parents As Teachers

Virgie L. Chaffen, Jr.
Director of Labor Relations
Bi-State Development/METRO

Julie Donnelly
Director, Office of the CEO
St. Louis CITY SC

Angie Earlywine
Senior Director/Total Workplace
Cushman & Wakefield

Rhonda Garrett
Senior Director of Operations
Express-Scripts Pharmacy

Rebecca Guzmán
Economic Assistant
Bureau of Labor Statistics, Department of Labor

Cillah Hall
Founder & Publisher
Gazelle Magazine

Denise Irby
Assistant Vice President of HR Mobility Solutions
Enterprise Holdings

Jackie Janus
Senior Vice President and Senior Partner

Shloe Jeffery
Director, US Policy, Employee & Labor Relations
Bayer U.S.

Villajean Jones
Speech-Language Pathologist
Life Care Centers of America

Karen Jordan
Office Managing Partner, St. Louis
Dentons US LLP

Colleen Lucas
Vice President, Better World – Community Impact

Renetta Mosley
Regional Corporate Advocacy Liaison 
Acadia Pharmaceuticals

Genetta Robinson
Head Start Policy Council

Rachel Sealy

Aisha White
Manager – SALT

Stephanie White
YWCA Phyllis Wheatley
Committee On Administration

Ruth Saphian, Ex-Officio
Managing Partner
Ernst & Young LLP

Dr. Cheryl Watkins, MBA
President & CEO

YWCA Metro St. Louis