Dr. Sheri Y. Prentiss has impacted lives across the globe promoting the essentials of health and well-being. Having more than 20 years of experience as a Board-certified occupational medicine physician, she is an industry leader and subject matter expert in occupational health and wellness, as well as a Certified Physician Executive with a Master's degree in Public Health and proficiency in healthcare management and organizational administration.
As a breast cancer survivor, Dr. Sheri brings a unique perspective to her impassioned work in advocacy, preventive care, and health awareness. After a partial mastectomy, a lymph node dissection, 15 rounds of chemotherapy and 33 rounds of radiation, she increased her service to patients through her tenure as Susan G. Komen's 3-Day National Spokesperson.
John Torres is a Chaplain for the 105th Airlift Wing, as well as the Senior Pastor at Goodwill Church. He has a Masters’ from Alliance Theological Seminary, and a Doctorate of Ministry from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
His passionate commitment to see people succeed in their relationship with Christ, his genuine love for people and effective teaching has fueled a ministry which spans more than 15 years; producing a church plant, several global missionaries and a national nonprofit organization. It has taken him to ministry in Antarctica, preaching at the National Church in Abuja, Nigeria, teaching at the White House Christian Fellowship in Washington DC and various local outreach programs.
Leslie Haskin is a Business Operations Executive who's professional career spans an impressive 13+ years in corporate America. After working with ESI Securities CIO, Michael Frank and B-TRADE founder, Michael Bloomberg, Leslie joined the Senior Management team at Kemper Insurance Company as the Northeast regional operations Director from the World Trade Center Corporate Office in New York City.
After surviving the falling towers on 9/11, she redefined her life and today, she is a New York Times Best Selling Author, an International keynote speaker and a much sought after business consultant for global organizations such as Bank of America, QBE Insurance, Prudential, Dun & Bradstreet and Save the Children.
Eliot Hill has experienced first hand the many challenges that the black man faces on a daily basis. That experience and passion for justice thrust him to the forefront of delivering the mission of Life Stations Centers of Excellence, Inc.
As the visionary behind the excellence campaigns and many of the programs in the Cultural Center, Eliot leverages his commitment to the mission with his natural leadership skills, focus, in-depth understanding of cultural affairs to deliver innovative programs that produce measurable results.
His professional experience as a Quality Assurance Test Engineer, Eliot is responsible for ensuring the media campaigns and print are quality tested.
Kenneth B. Morris, Jr. is descended from two of the most important names in American history: he is the great-great-great grandson of Frederick Douglass and the great-great grandson of Booker T. Washington. His life until the year 2007 could be described as distinguished yet decisively disengaged from his lineage until Providence called.
Today, Ken Morris's career and life path are driven by a mission to end human trafficking and all forms of servitude with a clear focus on the restoration of the dignity and well being of its victims. Ken could not have predicted that one day he would so fully embrace and be defined by the characteristics that so closely defined his famous ancestors.
Larry Haskin is a strategic thinker with fifteen (15) years' experience in Infrastructure and project management. He has led implementations in the development and deployment of IT business and ERP applications throughout the midwest.
Larry's natural leadership skills has led large and small cross functional project teams to success; interfacing directly with C-level management-directing infrastructure, location build outs, communications technology, (VOIP) and process improvement projects; providing strategic direction, detailed network design and planning which includes requirements and cost analysis delivering Telecom Advisory and Implementation solutions that extract and maximize business value from IT investments.
Himself positive proof of concept that the programs foundation to Life Stations Centers of Excellence drive change, Ron Smith is a former addict turned entertainment executive turned community leader.
With more that 10 years as a Reality Television producer, working with networks FOX, CBS, MTV and on shows like the Amazing Race, Ron is a the winner of the Cosby Fellowship and Hollywood Black Film Festival awards. After suffering a heart attack, Ron’s desire to make a different contribution to society led him to work at a mission and recovery center on SKID ROW, where he has been for more than 9 years.Over the years he has managed transient housing, street outreach programs and job fairs to help cleanup the streets of Skid Row, feeding the homeless and helping to change the streets. He is a neighborhood leader, city councilman and Life Stations Centers of Excellence first success story.