Board of Directors
Roberta Carrie, MPH
Affiliations: Currently Media Chair and Executive Committee member of the Cascade Festival of African Films in Portland, Oregon. Recently retired from Providence Health System.
John Haifley, Esq.
Affiliations: Currently an attorney for the U.S. Department of Transportation and Intergovernmental Leader, Office of Policy & Governmental Affairs, Federal Highway Administration, US Department of Transportation. More than forty continuous years of experience as an attorney working on transportation issues before both the Congressional and the Executive Branches.
Affiliations: Currently Technical Director at FHI 360 Center on AIDS and Community Health. Skilled international development practitioner. Experienced in designing, managing and implementing development and education interventions. Expertise in creating and facilitating professional development for African teachers. Created local organization in The Gambia to promote use of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) in education. Lived and worked 13 years consecutively in West Africa.
Affiliations: Currently Board Member of the Seattle Opera Guild and the American Association of University Women.
Affiliations: Served as President of Women of the Medical School, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine; Served as President of the Board of National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) North Carolina and Executive Committee of NAMI’s State Presidents’ Advisory Council.