Our People

Our people—staff, board members, coaches and volunteers—are dedicated to ensuring a positive experience for every participant and family. Learn more about the individuals who bring our mission and vision to life.

Our Staff

Alice Liao (she/her)

Engagement Lead

Danielle Plunkett (she/her)

Executive Director

Jai-Monae Jimerson (she/her)

Impact Team

Lisa Gizzi (she/her)

Director of Impact and Belonging

Sarah Gizzi (they/them)

Impact Team

Work With Us

We're always considering passionate individuals to join our team and help us inspire more girls across Southeastern Michigan.

Work With Us

Our Board

Aisha Parker (she/her)

Board Member

Jennifer Steben (she/her)

Board Member

Jim Tish (he/him)

Vice President

Michael Johnson (he/him)

Board Member

Katie Kreder (she/her)


Lacey Sapkiewicz (she/her)


Joanne K. Rau (she/her)


Tiana Korley (she/her)

Board Member


Young Professionals Board

YPB Name

YPB Board Chair

Our Culture

Our mission, vision and core values are at the heart of everything we do. Learn more about our organization, our commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and access, and how you can join our team.