Board of Directors (2015)

DCPNI welcomes new Board of Directors members and congratulates our new Chair-elect. Read more HERE

We want to give special acknowledgement and gratitude to Irasema Salcido, Founder of DCPNI, Mrs. Alma Powell, Honorary Chair, and Wendy Goldberg, Founding Board Chair, for their vision and leadership in making the DC Promise Neighborhood a reality.

Alma Powell
Honorary Chair

Peter J. Farrell
Board Chair
Managing Partner, CityInterests, LLC

Ed Fisher, Esq.
Chair Elect
Director of Community Affairs, Carefirst


Brett Macleod
Vice President, JP Morgan Chase Community Development Banking Group

Melinda Hudson
Executive Vice President, America’s Promise Alliance

Geraldine Bell
Tutor, AARP Experience Corps Literacy Project

Dr. Wendell Hall
Senior Director, College Board Policy Team

Mike Peabody
Chairman and Founder, Friends of Choice in Urban Schools, (FOCUS)

Josephine Bias Robinson
Chief of the Office of Family and Public Engagement, DC Public Schools

Adrianne Todman
Executive Director, DC Housing Authority

Gene Uzoukwu, MBA, PMP
Senior Consultant