Board of Directors

As the governing body of Go For Yours, our board of directors and advisors provide leadership and strategic direction and for the organization and ensure we remain accountable to our donors and the general public.

 

Co-Chairs

 
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Jarquetta egeston

With over ten years in higher education administration, Jarquetta is able to fulfill her passion for increasing educational attainment for under-served and urban populations. She serves as the Associate Dean of Students at the University of Chicago's Graham School.

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ebonee sawyer

Ebonee received a Master in Public Administration degree from Keller Graduate School of Management. She has over 10 years of experience working with non traditional post secondary students. She currently works as an Analyst with JP Morgan. 

Board Members

 
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michelle cho

A vegan animal rights activist, Michelle engages with A-list celebrities and rock stars to fight for the well being of animals. She has spearheaded hundreds of high-profile campaigns to bring awareness to the injustice of animal abuse, the power of vegan food choices and the intersectional environmental depletion.

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chelsea hayes

Chelsea is a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR). She leads an innovative consulting firm delivering solutions in human resources counsel, executive coaching, ghost writing and training/development. Her work has been featured in The Hollywood Reporter.

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justin key

An actor, mathematician, entrepreneur and speaker,  Justin has been featured alongside Hollywood veterans such as Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Hart, and Will Ferrell.  He was named Top 40 Under 40 of Elite Urban Professionals in 2016 for his philanthropic efforts in the arts, education and business arenas.  

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Jimmy Prude

The Founder of Jimmy’s Vegan Cookies, a company that produces and sells vegan cookie products with a "guilt free indulgence". Jimmy is recognized in Chicago as a young, talented, and thought provoking entrepreneurial scholar and business leader. 

 

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Tiara Tucker

A Chicago native, currently residing in Texas, Tiara is a public affairs communications specialist for a large corporation. She is also the founder and CEO of the Speak That! Movement, which was created to empower and entertain business professionals and believers with words, media, events, and novelties. 

 

Advisors

 
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Aleks Munoz

 

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nate parker

 

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