Board & Staff

Board of Directors

Cornerstone Kids, Inc. has a diverse board of directors that make decisions concerning the direction and fiscal management of the program and assists with projects and fund raising responsibilities. Through grants, special projects, fundraisers, contributions from private donors; churches, friends and parishioners; the program is able to meet its yearly budget.

  • Robert Bennett
  • Daffany Brown-Brunson
  • Natalie Diaz
  • Marni Fuente
  • Brian FitzGerald
  • Jessica Hall
  • Harry Hedges
  • Deirdre Joseph
  • Leila Mizer

Meet Our Staff

Cornerstone Kids, Inc. Staff consists of a director, instructors, a cook and a pool of volunteers.

Gina Sanders, Lead Teacher

Ms. Gina is one of Cornerstone Kids veteran teacher with over 34 years teaching experience. She is fluent in four languages and brings her expertise in academic mentoring and tutoring to Cornerstone Kids. Ms. Gina assists with all grade levels in key competencies, skill-building and academic re-enforcement for student success.

Elizabeth (Lizz) Ward, Program Manager (part time)

Lizz is Cornerstones Kids’ newly appointed Program Manager. She brings varied experiences working with children. This includes both camp settings and the educational system. She provides feedback to the parents regarding their child’s progress, in addition to working with staff and community stakeholders.

Ms. Jackie Grant, Staff Cook

Cornerstone Kids provides a hot, nutritious meal daily to all children enrolled in the program which is prepared and served by our faithful chef Ms. Jackie Grant. Ms. Jackie also coordinates Cornerstone’s kitchen by purchasing groceries and pantry items and is committed in securing community food donations to sustain our students.