Meet the Executive Board

The devoted group of uniquely qualified community advocates whose thoughtful guidance makes ACDC Baltimore productive.

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Dr. Charles W. Harris

Executive Chairman Emeritus

 

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Phillip P. Young

Executive Chairman/President

• Northrop Grumman Corp. Manager, Radar Systems Engineering
• Real Estate Investor / Property Manager
• Former Restaurant Franchise Owner
• Active Ordained Deacon
• Nat’l SOA Officer (Church Men’s Group)
• MS Degree in Organizational Leadership /Management
• BS Degree in Electronic Engineering
• AA Degree in Electro-Mechanical Technology
• Project Management Certificate

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Jonathan Mangana

Chief Executive Officer

• Counselor, Maryland Educational Opportunity Center
• BA, Columbia University
• Graduate Studies, Howard University
• Certificate, Executive Training Program: Goodwill Industries of America
• 2018 Impact Award Recipient- Hampton University FORTY UNDER 40 SOCIETY
• Baltimore City Community College Celebration of Achievement Award 1994 

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Leah Abrams, CPA

Vice President/Treasurer

• Bachelor of Science – Accounting
• Certified Public Accountant
• Senior Auditor
• Sarbanes Oxley Compliance Analyst
• Tax and Audit Manager
• Assistant Comptroller
• President/CEO L. Abrams & Company, LLC

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David Parker

Chief Operating Officer

• US Coast Guard, DHS
• IT Specialist
• Real Estate Investor
• Seafood Business Owner
• Chairman Local Trustee Board First Tabernacle
• Ordained Deacon
• Former Partnership in Education Coordinator, USCG Curtis Bay
• University of Maryland CP
• Baltimore City Community College
• Baltimore Urban League, IPTC

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B. DáVida Plummer

Vice President/Chief Communications Officer

• Dean, Scripps Howard School of Journalism and Communication, Hampton University
• Assistant Vice-President of Marketing/Media, Hampton University
• Assistant Professor, Hampton University
• Six-time Emmy Award-winning Writer/Producer
• Senior Executive Producer
• News Director
• Executive Producer
• Owner of Media Consultancy
• Strategic Communication Services for Faith-based Organizations
• McGraw- Hill Scholar
• B.S. in Journalism, Ohio University
• M.A. in Communications, Ohio University

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Tanya Brown

Vice President/Community Relations/Outreach

• Special Education Paraeducator
• Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, Concentrating in Special Education and Business Management
• Non-profit Organizations Community Liaison

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Alonna Adesope, CDM, CFPP

Executive Administrator of the Board/ Director of Integrative Life Skills

• Lynnz Fusion, Chef-Owner est. 2011-Present
• Vurjur Inc, CEO est. 2020
• Johnson and Wales University Alumni
• Culinary Arts, AS
• Culinary Management, BS
• Certified Dietary Manager
• Holistic Lifestyle Coach
• Health and Wellness Coach
• ServSafe Dual Instructor/Proctor
• Culinary Consultant
• Product & Recipe Development Chef
• Award-Winning Recipes

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Frances L. Campbell

In-Kind Favor Coordinator

• ACDC, Acting Executive Administrator
• Retired White House Supervisor, Office of Records Management
• Served 7 U.S. Presidents
• Retired Manager of the women’s outreach arm of First Tabernacle, Beth El, Washington, DC
• Prince George’s Community College Studies
• Superlative Typing Skills at 90+ wpm
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Tiffany Lewis

Program Project Manager

• Resident Services Manager, AHC, Inc.,
• Vice President, American Association of Service Coordinators
• Certified Foster Care Parent
• CPR/First Aid Certified
• Bachelor’s of Science Degree,  Concentration: Business Management, Morgan State University

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Linda Stokes

Community Relations Manager

  • Teacher and counselor Baltimore City Public Schools alternative schools 27 years
  • Board member Notre Maison Connects, Inc
  • BS Information Systems, Morgan State University
  • MS Urban School Counseling, Johns Hopkins University
  • MS Special Education, Coppin State University
  • Foster parent for over 20 years
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Fandreia Bowman

Youth Recruiting Specialist

  •  School Counselor Baltimore City Public Schools
  • Member of Zion Baptist Church
  • Community Activist
  • BS, Mass Communication, Towson State University
  • MS, Urban School Counseling, Johns Hopkins University
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Bidemi Oladiran

4-H Administrator

  • Bachelors of Science in Biological Sciences
  • Bachelors of Arts in Health Administration and Public Policy with a focus in Public Health

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Michael Bernard, Sr.

Multimedia Director

• Businesses professional (Entrepreneur)
• Morgan State University – Political Social Work Major
• Sigma Alpha Pi – member 2017-present