Meet the BoardMeet the Board
Meet the Board
Director, Board Chair
Messellech “Selley” Looby
Messellech “Selley” Looby (Director (Board Chair) is a wife and mother of two. She has nearly 15 years of fundraising and operations experience and has raised over $25 million from corporations, foundations and individuals to support various causes. She currently serves as Senior Vice President of Development & Strategy for First Focus on Children, a leading cross-sector children’s advocacy organization. She earned her BA in Political Science with a minor in Professional and Technical Writing from the University of Hartford and her MA in International Affairs from Georgetown University.
Kendra Briggs (Director, Treasurer) is a wife and mother of a three-year-old son. She is an Assistant United States Attorney, who navigates the delicate balance between work and family every day. She also serves on the executive board for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, Xi Omega Chapter. Kendra has been an attorney for 17 years, but ultimately motherhood has been her greatest challenge and greatest blessing.