Board of Directors

Let's Innovate through Education is fortunate to have so many committed leaders who volunteer their time and talent to shape a promising future for young minority entrepreneurs. 

Fayre Crossley, Executive Director of Grants & Compliance at Memphis Bioworks

Frankie Dakin, Manager of Strategic Partnerships at New Memphis Institute

Jonathan Frisch, Senior Vice President of Regions Insurance

Samuel Hasty, Fulbright Scholar

Lee Morris, Director of Programs at Kemmons Wilson Family Foundation

Bill O'Connor, Attorney at Baker Donelson

Bud Richey, Vice President of Student Affairs, Memphis College of Art.

Tami Sawyer, Director of Diversity & Cultural Competency at Teach For America

Michael Scruggs, Veteran Teacher with Shelby County Schools

Michael Whaley, Regional Director at Leadership for Educational Equality