Our People

Our people—staff, board members, coaches and volunteers—are dedicated to ensuring a positive experience for every participant and family. Learn more about the individuals who bring our mission and vision to life.

Our Staff

Devoria Armstead

Executive Director

Rachel Malkusak

Program Director

Keisha Smith

Communications Director

Kayla Rinderle

Program & Outreach Coordinator

Work With Us

Do you share a passion for our mission and want to join the team? Learn more about our open positions.

Work With Us

Our Board

Yanira van den Broeck Nieves

Board Chair

Rachel McCleery

Senior Advisor, IRA Program Office

Ian Thomas

VP, Relationship Manager, Sandy Spring Bank

Kaitlyn McGrath

Meteorologist & Climate Reporter, WUSA-9

Brooke Goodwin

Social Worker Lead, Children's Nat'l Hospital

Taylor Lustig

Director, Corporate Citizenship, PepsiCo

Courtney Matson

Managing Partner, BroadBranch Advisors

Emily Winternitz

Client Partnerships, MD at The Stott Group

Cedric Stewart

CEO at Entourage RG of Keller Williams

Christopher Angell

Strategy and Business Development at Xylem

Abby Goldberg Evans

Senior Program Manager


Our Board

Rachel Thomas

Rachel Thomas, Sr. Communications Advisor

Crystal Curry

Attorney/Mediator Appellate Court of Maryland

Our Culture

Our mission, vision and core values are at the heart of everything we do. Learn more about our organization, our commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and access, and how you can join our team.