Board & Staff

Board of Directors

Marisa Peacock, Chair
Founder & Principal
The Strategic Peacock

Rachelle P. Nigro, Vice Chair
Senior Community Relations Specialist
Pepco Holdings

Kristen Grigorescu, Secretary
Senior Manager
Deloitte

Evan Piekara, Treasurer
Senior Manager, Public Sector Management Consultant Practice
BDO USA LLP

Kanch Algama
Senior Associate
Toffer Associates

Debra Curtis
Deputy Director for Policy and Exchange Programs
DC Health Benefit Exchange Authority

Anne Sullivan DeLeon
Consultant

Anika Harden
Web Developer
Communications Strategist

Jeff Hild
Policy Director
Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness, GW School of Public Health

Roderick Johnson
Licensed Sales Producer
Allstate

Christina Kane, Esq.
Associate
Krooth & Altman LLP

Shiree Monterio
CEO and founder
7 and M Development, LLC

Jessica Sanderson
Public Sector Leader
Oliver Wyman

Petrina L. Williams
New Endeavors by Women Alumna
So Others Might Eat (SOME)

Wanda F. Steptoe   
Ex officio, Executive Director
New Endeavors by Women

NEW Staff

Executive & Operations

Wanda F. Steptoe, Executive Director

Tracy Frish, Director of Development & Communications

Sylvia HogueAccountant

Constance TurnerBookkeeper

Moira E. McLaughlin, Development Associate

Patrice Brown, Food Services Coordinator

Housing Programs & Support Services

James Brown, Director of Programs

Lolita Mason, Program Manager

Antoinette Norris, Program Manager

Naisha Price, Program Manager

Case Managers

Mozell Brown
Wakeena Corbin
Millicent Owusu
Alana Roberts
Renee Roberts
Wanda Robinson-Scott

Denise Ziegler

Dominique Dipini, Resident Resources Coordinator
Shirley Tolbert, Youth Enrichment Program (YEP) Life Skills Specialist
Tyondra JeffersonYouth Enrichment Program (YEP) Teacher

Support Staff

Coretha Robinson
Marshilla Davis
Andreas Grauton
Hilary Knuckles
Tecoy Bailey-Wade
Consuela Hilton