About Us

Staff

Our dedicated staff is available to answer your questions and help you sign up for our programs, events, and opportunities to get involved. We look forward to meeting you and getting you involved in our work in the community.

If you need to reach any of our staff members below, please call us at 561-833-1461 and enter the appropriate extension.

Our Senior Staff

Patrick Franklin
President & CEO

Ken Kaneski
VP of Finance & Administration

Soulan Johnson
VP of Development & Marketing

Marie Sanches
Senior Vice President of Programs

Employee Title Office Extension

Administration

Patrick Franklin
President & CEO
Ext. 3003
Marie Sanches
Senior Vice President of Programs
Ext. 3018
Ken Kaneski
VP of Finance & Administration
Ext. 3008
Soulan Johnson
VP of Development & Marketing
Ext. 3002
Felice Harris
Accountant
Ext. 3021
Valerie Westley
Receptionist
Ext. 3000
Eugene Kelly
Facilities

Housing and Economic Development

Jean Belzer Louis
Director of housing
Ext. 3034
Antoinette McGrath
Housing Counselor
Ext. 3030
Priscilla Rodrigues
Housing Counselor
Ext. 3013

Youth and Education

Tomas Evangelista
Sr. Director of Programs and Operations
Ext. 3025
Lorrainne Desravines
Director of Youth and Education Programs
561-342-1004
Shawn Bynum-Coleman
Project Ready NULITES/STEM Facilitator
Project Ready Mentor Coordinator
561-503-6320
Sydney Davis
FPL STEM Coordinator / National Achievers Society
561-335-0262
Diana Garzon
DeLuca STEM Now Program Coordinator
561-664-2091
Japricia Thicklin
TOP® Manager/Coordinator
Ext. 3039
Fabrice Clerger
TOP® Facilitator
Ext. 3028
Sara Grimison
TOP® Facilitator
Vaneola Joseph
TOP® Facilitator
LaTerrance Reed
Manager, CINS/FINS
Ext. 3029
Myiah White
Case Manager (CINS/FINS)
Ext. 3016
Willie Scott
Case Manager (CINS/FINS)
Ext. 3019

Urban Seniors Jobs Program

Pablo Roger
Program Director
Ext. 3601
Hodana Rodriguez
Site Coordinator

Workforce Development

Joan Kennedy
Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office Workforce Development Program Manager
Interim - City of West Palm Beach Youth Empowerment Center Program Manager
Ext. 3024
J.R. Thicklin
Urban Youth Employment, Program Manager
Ext. 3038

Stop Now and Plan (SNAP) Program

Megan G. Pack
Stop Now and Plan (SNAP) Coordinator
Crystal K. Jones
Stop Now and Plan (SNAP) Case Manager

Google Urban Tech Jobs

Daniella Orius
Coordinator
561-503-9795