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

Tosha Downey, Director of Advocacy at Memphis Education Fund

Jonathan Frisch, Senior Vice President of Regions Insurance

Brit Fitzpatrick, Founder & CEO at MentorMe

Lee Morris, Director of Programs at Kemmons Wilson Family Foundation

Bud Richey, Associate Vice President at Rhodes College

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