Our Board of Directors

Bright Beginnings is dedicated to meeting the immediate needs of children and families living in homelessness.

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Bright Beginnings has an extremely involved Board of Directors who donate their time  and expertise to ensure our programs and services address the challenges and needs of the children and families we serve. Our board is divided into several committees that allow members to actively support the organization through their respective areas of personal passion and professional expertise.


  • President: Stephen Niven
  • Vice President: Sheila Stinson
  • Treasurer: Nancy P. Register
  • Secretary: Katie Lewin


  • Ann Bonham
  • Cynthia Booth
  • Quincy Booth
  • Susan Brobeck
  • Elena Cohen
  • Terri Copeland
  • Sara DeCarlo
  • Maria Estefania
  • John Ferguson
  • Maggie FitzPatrick
  • Antwone Harris
  • Martie Kendrick Kettmer
  • Katie Lewin
  • Ellen Locke
  • Gail Louis
  • Katie McLaughlin
  • Kisha Merritt
  • Stephen J. Niven
  • M. Cameron Normand
  • Cynthia Prentiss
  • Nancy P. Register
  • Lauren M. Sharpless-Robinson
  • Arshi Siddiqui
  • Aimee Soller
  • Shelia Stinson
  • Nicole Streeter