Our Leadership

Kappa Community Project, Inc. is an IRS 501(c)(3) public charity. Federal Tax ID Number: 94-2952968

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Tyrone Guillory

Chairman of the Board

Tyrone has a drive and passion to mentor, connect, develop, and find the best in anyone he meets. He currently serves as Director of Strategic Sourcing at Kinship, a business division of Mars Petcare.

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Frederic Roots

Vice - Chairman of the Board

Frederic is an experienced Diversity and Inclusion professional, skilled in helping students in underserved and under resourced communities, overcome social and learning barriers to achieve their goals. 

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Tremayne Bess

President, Chief Executive Officer & Board of Director

Tremayne has an extreme passion for the business of diversity, equity and inclusion and believes that counting the heads is not enough… “We must ensure that we are doing our part to make the heads count”.

Ijeh Ogbechie

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Chief Financial Officer & Board of Director

As an Investment Director at Cambridge Associates, Ijeh is passionate about engaging young Black men to use finance and investments as tools for economic mobility and wealth creation.

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John Norman

Vice-President & Board of Director

John's passion stems from an unwavering belief that a strong systematic approach to youth development is the answer to the call-of-service for the 21st century, especially for youth at-risk.

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Reginald J. Simmons, MBA 

Assistant Chief Financial Officer & Board of Director

Former president of Kappa Community Project, Inc., Reginald has guided its efforts in stewardship, scholarship, mentoring, community service and brand recognition.  

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William Freeman

Secretary

William's personal mission statement is “I create Philanthropic and Leadership experiences that globally Educate and Empower Youth,” with a promise to the world of “being an open, connected and trusting leader.”

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Jeffery Brown

Director of Guide Right & Board of Director

Jeffery brown wants to utilize his experience in education, career and daily life to provide a continuum of engaged learning, research, service opportunities, and mentoring for young students.

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Michael Dudley

Board of Director

Michael wants to utilize his experiences gained during his Government and consulting career to provide lessons and mentorship to students.

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Demetrius Robinson

Board of Director

Demetrius Robinson is an accomplished entrepreneur, and enjoys using his skills to contribute to the growth of the Berkeley Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. 

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Terrell A. Gray, Sr., PhD

Board of Director

Terrell is committed to serving the community that will transform, and enhance the quality of life for the people we serve. Dr Gray serves on the Grand Board of Directors for the A.E.A.O.N.M.S. Inc.

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Anthony Hylick, PhD

Kappa League Director & Board of Director

Anthony is passionate about applying a trained system rigor to breakdown education and training of young Black men. He has developed a proprietary curriculum for this work through his non-profit, e-qubed.

Derrick Butler

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Board of Director

As a Founder & CEO of Krisspi Technologies, Inc., Derrick is passionate about entrepreneurship and small business growth. He wants to use his extensive experience in business to show the youth how to capitalize on business ideas, and assist them with the tools to turn ideas to reality.

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Pierre Guobadia

Board of Director

Pierre is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a B.A. in Anthropology. He enjoys volunteering with various youth development organizations.

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Gerald W. Lee II

Board of Director

Gerald plans to use his platform as a Board of Directors member to help elevate both this organization and the people of the community we serve to their full, collective potential.

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Morris Jenkins

Board of Director

Tre has a passion for being a role model for Black and Latino youth. He currently runs his own real estate business, Bequity Capital, LLC.

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