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Iniciativa Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Sello del Alcalde Demings
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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Initiative members at the inaugural meeting.

Conozca a los Miembros

La Iniciativa MLK del Condado de Orange consta de varios socios comunitarios locales y partes interesadas de sectores públicos, privados y organizaciones sin fines de lucro designados por el Alcalde Demings.

Copresidentes

  • Monica May, Radio Personality, Monica May Communications
  • Lisa Bachman, Assistant Director, Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center of Florida

Subcomités

Educación y Alfabetización

This group will focus on the advocacy and promotion of Educational and Literacy programs in Orange County. Placing special emphasis on primary to secondary education along with adult literacy, this group will also create opportunities that are aligned with Dr. King's mission to recognize our local youth for their academic and scholastic achievement.

Rol Nombre
Chair Dr. Stanley Stone, Retired, Valencia Community College
Copresidente Latisha Thompson, Orlando Utilities Commission
Miembro Roderick Zak, Rejoice in the Lord Ministries
Miembro Glenn Long, Retired, Law Office of Glenn R. Long
Miembro Desmond Taylor, Friends of Children & Families,
District 4 Representative

Community Engagement & Outreach

This group's primary objective is to engage the community through meaningful opportunities and experiences that encourages diversity, intersectionality, and social change within our community. This group will also create initiatives that promote the collaboration of people, resources and services.

Rol Nombre
Chair Russell Drake, Democratic Black Caucus,
District 3 Representative
Copresidente Kelly Quintero, Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida
Miembro Delitza Fernandez, Heart of Florida United Way
Miembro Lucia Nieves, Retired, Fairwinds Credit Union
Miembro Charlie Mae Wilder, Retired,
District 1 Representative
Miembro Carrie Brown, Retired,
District 6 Representative
Miembro Traci Smith-Kimes, Clinical Research Consulting, Incorporated
Miembro Sandra Fatmi, Pine Hills Community Council,
District 2 Representative
Miembro Neika Berry, Nehemiah Educational & Economic Development, Incorporated
County Liaison to City of Orlando MLK Commission

Diversity & Inclusion

This group will be committed to establishing cross-sector partnerships within Orange County in order to create solutions that will move our community towards a more common ground together. This group will also seek to create opportunities that will promote collaboration and unity while placing emphasis on educating about cultural differences and social change.

Rol Nombre
Chair Tanisha Gary, African American Chambers of Orlando
District 3 Representative
Copresidente Samantha Vega, Center for Inclusion & Campus Involvement, Rollins College
Miembro Will Jefferson, Peace & Justice Institute, Valencia Community College
Miembro Nina Yon, The Sharing Center
Miembro Min Sun Kim, Edyth Bush Institute for Philanthropy & Nonprofit Leadership
Miembro Dr. Cyndia Morales Muñiz, HSI Culture & Partnerships, University of Central Florida
Miembro Charles Hawkins, Law Firm of Charles J. Hawkins II, P.A.,
District 5 Representative
Miembro Dr. Ernest Page Jr., Advent Health
Miembro Tonja Graham, Duke Energy
Miembro Angela Lagos, Universal Parks & Resorts

Marketing y Relaciones Públicas

This group will be committed to establishing cross-sector partnerships within Orange County in order to create solutions that will move our community towards a more common ground together. This group will also seek to create opportunities that will promote collaboration and unity while placing emphasis on educating about cultural differences and social change.

Rol Nombre
Chair Contona Thomas, Web TV Digest LLC
Copresidente Jaylen Christie, Moxe Marketing Agency
Miembro Ricky Ly, Jacobs Engineering
Miembro Robert Henlon, Fierce Entertainment Management, LLC
Miembro Kyle Alexandre, Walt Disney Resort