Board of Directors

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

Dorothy Carlin, Vice-Chairwoman
Simply Strategy

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

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
Rebecca Guzmán
Economic Assistant
Bureau of Labor Statistics, Department of Labor
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
Colleen Lucas
Vice President, Better World – Community Impact
Genetta Robinson
YWCA Head Start Policy Council
Aisha White
Manager – SALT
Stephanie White
YWCA Phyllis Wheatley Committee On Administration
Dr. Cheryl Watkins, MBA
President & CEO
YWCA Metro St. Louis
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