2019-2020 Board of Directors

Edwin Jeffords

Chair

Why I joined Helps Education Fund:

I’m passionate about community service and our youth.

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Megan Bennett, Ph.D.

Vice Chair

Why I joined Helps Education Fund:

To improve educational outcomes for all children and ensure educational equity across a multitude of learning environments.

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Will Rike

Treasurer

Why I joined Helps Education Fund:

I joined the Helps Education Fund Board to help support the organization’s finance and reporting needs to assist in resource growth and broaden our impact.

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Patrick Shearon

Secretary

Why I joined Helps Education Fund:

My family and I have been given many opportunities in education and I see the value that it drives in our lives. I am passionate about helping create opportunities for all children to achieve their potential through access to education.

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Anam Lodhi

Member

Why I joined Helps Education Fund:

I believe that all individuals should have access to quality education, no matter what their background or differences. As a future special education teacher, equal and inclusive access to education is of the utmost importance to me and Helps Education Fund strives to deliver that.

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Preeti Prabhu

Member

Why I joined Helps Education Fund:

I believe that every child deserves equitable opportunities for growth and development. At Helps Education Fund, it is our constant endeavor to engender evidence-based learning outcomes through research and effective program delivery.

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