Board of Directors & Staff

The Board of Directors

Stephanie Swepson-Twitty
Chair
Stephanie Swepson-Twitty, BSM
President/CEO
Eagle Market Street Development Corporation
Monique A. Taylor
Vice Chair
Monique A. Taylor, CFE, CICA, CPM
Director
University of North Carolina Asheville, Office of Internal Audit
Leonard-Jones
Secretary
Leonard E. Jones, Jr., BA African American Studies
Accounting Clerk
City of Asheville
YMI Cultural Center
Treasurer
Macky Bah
CFO & Treasurer Arvato Entertainment North America
Boakye-Boaten
Agya Boakye-Boaten, PhD
Director & Assistant Professor – Africana Studies
University of North Carolina Asheville
Richard-Fort
Richard Fort, AIA LEED AP
Architect-Vice President, Marketing and New Business Development
CLARK NEXSEN Architecture & Engineering
Roy R. Harris
Roy R. Harris, BS
Engineering (Retired)
Meritor Inc.
YMI Cultural Center
Debora Holmes-Young
CEO
Dilettante Exclusively Yours
Dahlia Hylton
Dahlia G. Hylton, PhD
Director, Intercultural Center and Multicultural Student Programs
Daren Pinkerton
Daren Pinkerton
Owner
PBI, Inc.
Sharon-West
Sharon West, RN, BSN, MHS, CCE
Program Manager
Veterans Administration