Karrianna Turner, Manager, OYS
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nevada
Education: BA, Political Science, M.Div., Masters of Divinity, D.Min., Doctorate in Ministry (IP)
Fun Fact: I Love Frank Sinatra!
Favorite Quote: “The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.”
Mussettee Hill, Youth Services Coordinator Senior, OYS
Initiative POC: Alliance on Youth, Youth Homelessness and Economic Wellbeing
Hometown: Columbus, GA
Education: BS, Criminal Justice, M.PA., Masters of Public Administration
Fun Fact: I like to ride go-carts!
Favorite Quote: “I have learned that making a living is not the same thing as making a life” - Maya Aneglou
Jashawn Williams, Project Manager I
Initiative POC: Safe Kids, Youth Commision, Escape Sex Trafficking Awareness, Fire Explorers
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Education: Bachelor’s Degrees in Criminal Justice & Communications
Fun Fact: I loved Caribbean Food
Favorite Quote: “ The Man who has no imagination has no wings”- Muhammad Ali
Lidia Quinones, Project Manager I
Initiative POC: Growing Healthy Babies, Project One80, Girls Clubhouse, LifePrep Academy, OYS Newsletter, OYS Website
Hometown: Oakland, CA
Education: B.A. Psychology, M.Ed. Human Development & Community Counseling, PhD Educational Psychology (IP)
Fun Fact: Mexican food is my favorite!
Favorite Quote: “Figure out who you are and be that person” -QG
Vanessa A. Amos, Administrative Assistant
Hometown: Bronx, NY
Education: B.S. in Psychology
Fun Fact: She has three little guys and a new baby girl that mean the world to her!
Favorite Quote: “When a person shows you who they are the first time believe them” – Maya Angelou
EDward Long, Project Coordinator OYS
Initiative POC: Beyond Today, Youth Empowerment Circles, R.I.S.E Up, S.T.E.(A).M Truck, and Pipelines
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
Education: B.A., Business Administration and Exposure to Journalism, M.A., Religious Studies
Fun Fact: He is a 2006 Stellar Award Winning Song Writer!
Favorite Quote: “What does it profit a man to gain the world and loose his soul." - Mark