Board & Committees

Board of Directors

2018 Board Members pictured above are (left to right): Michelle Hammonds -Vice President, Jeni Pastier – Board Member, Idryis Abdullah – Board Member, Charlene Fadirepo – President, and Una Daniels, Not Pictured: LaKenna Anderson

The full 2018 Board of the Greater Washington Jump$tart Coalition is listed below:

Charlene Fadirepo President Founder, SmartChoiceNation, Author, Ayo’s Money Jar
Michelle Hammonds Vice President Program Manager Bank on DCDepartment of Insurance, Securities, and Banking
Una Daniels-Edwards Treasurer Executive, Society for Financial Education and Professional Development Inc.
Jeni Pastier Board Member Financial Education Program Manager, American Bankers Association 
Idryis Abdullah Board Member  Consumer Advocate, Department of Insurance, Securities, and Banking
LaKenya Anderson Board Member  Executive,


Communications Committee
Manages the coalition’s communication via e-newsletter, website, social media, press releases, and email.

Contact: Jeni Pastier/Charlene Fadirepo

Partnership Committee
Leads efforts to plan GWJ$ events and drive engagement of coalition partners.

Contact: Michelle Hammonds


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