Board of Trustees

James Goins, Board Member

James Goins

James is a professional thought leader with over 33 years of experience in business, entertainment, and education. He spent 24 years in the Los Angeles Unified School District and later the Compton Unified School District teaching and developing programs for youth at-risk. He currently leads SignalHarmony™ a business consulting firm for which he is the CEO. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre from California State University Dominguez Hills and an Executive MBA with an emphasis in management and leadership from Grand Canyon University.

Jennifer Stead

With over a decade of experience in higher education, Jennifer Stead has served in university recruitment, building community partnerships and teaching. Ms. Stead holds a Masters degree in Education and currently works at Pepperdine University in Outreach and Partnership development.

Jennifer Stead, Board Member

Maryam Nakhuda, Board Member