Raise Your Hand Foundation Impact: West Africa
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Board of Directors

Shelley Spurlock
Founder and President

Bruce Spurlock, MD
Vice President

Ann Downton
Treasurer

Jodie Barnett
Corresponding Secretary

Georgia Bockoven
Board Member

Seth Kaplan
Board Member

John Oldenburger
Board Member


Committee Chairs

Lisa Henriksen, PhD
Director, Academic Scholarship and Advancement

Lisa Perry
Director, REACH: The Compassion Project

Kate Pitner
Director, Sustainable Development

Mark Pitner
Director, Media Communications / Video Production

Jeff Spurlock
Musical Composition and Consultant

Samantha Spurlock
Coordinator, Connections Across Continents (CAC)

Sarah Starke
Director, Fundraising and Development
Graphic Designer


Liberia Project Development and Administration

Alexander Ireland
Country Director

Pastor Moses W. Wonta
Scholarship Supervisor

Leviticus Whamah
Public Relations Director


RYHF Advisory Committee

Rev. Thomas Shelwah
Liberia/International Advisor to the Board

T. Ruston Yarnko
Liberia/International Advisor to the Board


Special Projects

Cole Pitner
Davis Pitner
Jake Polito
Candace Smith


Special Acknowledgements

A special thank you to Sarah Starke and Rosefinch Designs for the beautiful graphic design and newsletter development www.rosefinchdesign.com