Board of Directors

Victoria_Ferguson-Young_Picture.jpgLetitia Daniels Jackson

Experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated successful history of working in the public policy and electoral industry. Skilled in Grassroots Organizing, Authentic Community Engagement, Health Equity, Crisis Communications, Coalition and Capacity Building, Government Relations, Philanthropy, Public Policy Training and Technical Assistance and Strategic Planning.. Strong business development professional with a BBA focused in Finance from Georgia State University.


Victoria Ferguson-Young

Victoria Ferguson-Young is the Project Coordinator for The DeKalb County Ending Abuse in Later Life Project, which works to improve victim services and
the systemic response to elder abuse. Victoria has worked in the field of ending domestic violence and violence against women for 9 years. In that time, she
has been an advocate, chaplain, and trainer/facilitator for several local nonprofits including: The Women’s Resource Center, Men Stopping Violence, and the
Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence. Further, she has worked in the Fulton County criminal justice system as a victim advocate/counselor and DeKalb
County as a compliance officer monitoring respondents of temporary protective orders.

Victoria is an ordained minister and is preparing to launch a specialized training and curriculum to equip faith leaders and their communities to improve their response and prevention efforts surrounding gender-based violence. Victoria graduated with a B.A. from Howard University and a M.Div. from the Interdenominational Theological Center. She currently resides in Atlanta with her husband, Roberto, and toddler son, Roberto, Jr. 


Christi Ketchum

Throughout her career she has worked with several organizations and networks focusing on the advancement of Black Women, Reproductive Justice, Dismantling Oppression, Prison Industrial Complex and Social Justice. Currently, she is the founder of Our Rightful Place, a network for Black Women to come together for
positive dialogue, sharing experience/stories, building strong relationships, and creating an open and safe space for Black Women & Girls to become better leaders, mothers, allies, friends and WOMEN. The major project of Our Rightful Place, is the Sacramento Sister Circle, boasting an active membership of over
2,500 black women over the age of 18 online, a Leadership Team of 11 brilliant & committed women, and an active group of approximately 50 women who gathers once per month on the third Sunday at various locations throughout the greater
Sacramento area.




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Seven Million Strong Initiative

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