Our Board of Directors

For over 30 years, Bright Beginnings has helped thousands of children and their families experiencing homelessness achieve self-sufficiency.

2020-2021 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 needs of the 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: Maria Estefania
  • Vice President: Quincy Booth
  • Treasurer: Nancy P. Register
  • Assistant Treasurer: Kisha Ward
  • Secretary: Aimee Soller


  •  Cynthia Booth
  • Henry Berman
  • Steve Glaude
  • Mellanie Lassiter
  • Gail Louis
  • Selerya Moore
  • Cameron Gilreath Normand
  • Cynthia Prentiss
  • Lauren Robinson-Sharpless, Immediate Past President
  • Sheila Stinson, BBI Holdings President
  • Nicole Streeter
  • Surayyah Colbert, Junior League of Washington BBI Committee Chair
  • Taija Hammett, Parent Representative