About / Our Board

UMEA is an agency for economic development on behalf of professionals of color

Meet Our Board Of DIrectors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of some of the region's most prominent members and organizations

Me'Shae Brooks-Rolling

FRANCHISE OWNER/OPERATOR, EVENTPREP, INC

Calvin Corriders

Regional Director,
Syracuse Market
Pathfinder Bank

Laura Cueva

PRESIDENT/CEO,
INTERIOR INNOVATIONS

Bishop Ronald Dewberry

FOUNDER,
CENTER OF HOPE
INTERNATIONAL

Lenora Lott-Paige

President,
Flower City Monitor
Services Ltd.

Tim Penix

Vice President,
SUNY Educational Opportunity Center

Juanita Perez-Williams

Regional Director,
NYS Upstate Workers Compensation

Tia Sales

CHIEF HUMAN SERVICES OFFICER,
CATHOLIC CHARITIES

Tai Ngo Shaw

PRESIDENT,
CNY UNIFORM PLUS

Rob Simpson

PRESIDENT/CEO,
CENTERSTATE CEO

Hasan Stephens

Founder & Executive dir.,
Good Life Philanthropic Youth Foundation

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