We are a dynamic and fun team with specializations calibrated for organizations in the Human Services and Education Sectors.
Morghan Vélez Young-Alfaro, Ph.D.
Kizzy Jones-Lopez, Ed.D.
Dr. Kizzy Jones-Lopez specializes in research, policy, and programming in the areas of higher education and foster youth. She specifically maintains an active agenda examining the needs of foster youth in higher education, participates in local and statewide groups, provides youth with access to college, and utilizes innovative approaches to increase retention.
Ms. Jasmine Leiva holds two specializations, that of developing youth focused programming and community organizing strategies. With over 10-years of experience in these areas, Ms. Leiva strengthens research and assessment projects with careful design attention to the intersections of age, sex, gender, language, and class.
Don Simmons, Ph.D.
Training and Coaching Collaborator
Dr. Don Simmons has more than 20-years of collaborating with nonprofits/CBOs, faith-based organizations, higher education, and government offices. He prioritizes creativity, leadership, and sustainability in his coaching with small and large groups. Ultimately, Dr. Simmons offers leaders a unique perspective for engaging strategic planning and decision making.