Our Team

Jo Pamphile President & CEO

Jo combined her undergraduate major in psychology and minor in business to earn a Master’s degree in Organizational Psychology...

Sarah Giannakopoulos Vice President, Operations & Development

Sarah is honored and excited to join the T. Howard Foundation as the Vice President of Operations and Development....

LaShika Howard Director, Career & Alumni Services and Diversity Partners

With a deep understanding of the skills and experiences required to succeed in today’s workforce, LaShika is committed to...

Raphael Richard Jr. Program Manager, Internship Program

Raphael’s commitment to the overall success of college students led him to the role as Program Manager, Internship Program...

Ashley McDonald Senior Coordinator, Career & Alumni Services

In her role as Senior Coordinator, Ashley will help connect the Foundation’s pool of emerging and diverse professionals to...

Shayne Miller-Westfield Communications & Recruitment Specialist

Shayne, native of Pass Christian, Mississippi, is the acting Communications & Recruitment Specialist on the Internship Program team. He...

Edina Varsa Consultant,
PR & Communications

Formerly Director of Administration, Edina is now working with the Foundation as a consultant in PR & Communications. This...

Pendo Waryoba Administrative
Coordinator

Born in Tanzania, East Africa, Pendo moved to the United States at the age of 12 and grew up...