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Board Members

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Brian & Alecia Dent
Board Members

Hi, I’m Brian, a business intelligence and big data professional. I’m Alecia, a PhD candidate in the University Of Maryland Baltimore School Of Pharmacy, and a Meyerhoff Fellow. We belong to several community enrichment organizations in the metro DC and Baltimore areas. We’re particularly passionate about increasing participation in STEAM, youth mentoring, and community building. 

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Assistant Police Chief
Todd Bettison
Board Member

Deputy Chief Bettison has worked for the Detroit Police Department for 23 years. Deputy Chief Bettison graduated from Wayne State University with a Baccalaureate Degree in Criminal Justice in 1996. Deputy Chief Bettison currently works directly for the Chief of Police, James E. Craig, and is the Detroit Police Department's Neighborhood Community Liaison. He is committed to bridging the gap between the community and law enforcement.

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Adi Achanta
Board Member

Adi Achanta is a resident at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He graduated from Harvard Medical School. Shortly after his internship at the Detroit Mayor’s Office during college, he helped co-found a program called Caught Up Project Re-Entry.

Rose Grant
Board Member

Rose is a well-respected financial service manager with over 20 years of training and development, sales management, business consulting, and professional speaking experience.  A highly effective leader and an excellent coach, Rose is known for engaging her associates and motivating them to achieve results.

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