Staff 

Hello and welcome to our website! The Minority Freedom Community Fund (MFCF) is a nonprofit dedicated to empowering African Americans and other minority communities in the United States through economic, social, and holistic initiatives. The organization is staffed by many passionate and empathetic individuals who hope to revitalize our philanthropic work with a special focus on community and community engagement. Minorities comprise an important component of the United States' population and you can see that reflected among our dedicated staff volunteers. We hail from all over the nation and are proud to come together to advocate for minorities, their businesses, and their families.

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NAKIA POWELL THOMAS

Founding Executive Director

Get in touch with Nakia at nakia@mifreedomcf.org. To apply to become MFCF's next Executive Director, click here.

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TEQUION BROOKINS

Chief Operating Officer

Get in touch with TeQuion at tequion@mifreedomcf.org 

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SIRRITA DARBY

Community Engagement Director

Get in touch with Sirrita at sirrita@mifreedomcf.org

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JANET MARTIN DEL CAMPO

Community Engagement Manager

Get in touch with Janet at janet@mifreedomcf.org

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DAWN HENDERSON

Volunteer Coordinator

Get in touch with Janet at dawn@mifreedomcf.org

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AMANDA SURUR

Volunteer Manager

Get in touch with Amanda at amanda@mifreedomcf.org

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MESHA FARAHANI

Volunteer Manager

Get in touch with Mesha at mesha@mifreedomcf.org

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WEI YU

Jr. Operations Associate

Get in touch with Wei at wei@mifreedomcf.org

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CATALINA MACEDO GIANG

Jr. Operations Associate

Get in touch with Catalina at catalina@mifreedomcf.org

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NICOLE CAMPBELL

Outreach Specialist

Get in touch with Nicole at nicole@mifreedomcf.org

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ARYANA RAMOS-VAZQUEZ

Outreach Specialist

Get in touch with Aryana at aryana@mifreedomcf.org

2021 Board of Directors

Advisory Board Members

Vacant 
Chair (Apply Now)

Justin Hearn (MI)
Vice Chair
justin@mifreedomcf.org

Nakia Powell Thomas (MI)
President
nakia@mifreedomcf.org

Myaia Holmes (MI)
Vice President, Programs
myaia@mifreedomcf.org

Vacant
Vice President, External Affairs
 
Vacant
Treasurer

Dayna Peoples (MI)
Assistant Treasurer
dayna@mifreedomcf.org

Tameka Arnold (MI)
Secretary
tameka@mifreedomcf.org

David Melton Jr. (MI) 
Assistant Secretary
david@mifreedomcf.org

Alisha Procter (TX)
alisha@mifreedomcf.org

Daryel Peake (MI)
daryel@mifreedomcf.org
 
Dr. Vivian Smith-Del Torro (NC)
vivian@mifreedomcf.org

Farouk Ferchichi (TX)
farouk@mifreedomcf.org

Kasey Morgan (MI)
kasey@mifreedomcf.org


Kenneth Williams (DC)
kenneth@mifreedomcf.org

Martin Katz (GA)
martin@mifreedomcf.org

Michelle Mellon (CA)
michelle@mifreedomcf.org

Nicole Valentini (MI)
nicole@mifreedomcf.org

Timothy James Forster (TX)
timothy@mifreedomcf.org

Tarsha Gale (MI)
tarsha@mifreedomcf.org
 

Nicholas Waller (MI)
nicholas@mifreedomcf.org

LeTarsha Williams (MI)
tasha@mifreedomcf.org
 

Montika Collins (OK)
CEO, Innovations Family Wellness

Nilda Thomas (MI)
CEO, Workforce Etraining Solutions