We are thankful to all who serve as our advisors, supporters, and champions to help guide and realize our mission.
Advisory Board Members and Committees
Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia is proud of the diversity of lived experiences, talents, networks, and ideas to create meaningful and positive opportunities for our Scholars and Teaching Fellows.
BTGP Chair and President, Acadia Land Company
Associate General Counsel, Amtrak Railroad Operations
Principal, Bohler Engineering
James Degnan, Ph.D.
Senior Director, Measurement and Institutional Research
Temple University (retired)
Senior Vice President, Truist
MBA Candidate, Harvard Business School
Eugenie Walsh Flaherty, Ph.D.
Co-Leader of Community Connections Program at Breakthrough, GFS English Department
Jamal Hill, Esq.
Associate Counsel, Harris Blitzer Sports & Entertainment
Deputy General Counsel, Corporate and Assistant Secretary, Vectrus
Executive Director, Pennsylvania Resource Council
Head of Middle School, Germantown Friends School
Assistant Principal, Edwin Forrest Elementary School
Chief of Staff, PA Office of Transformation & Opportunity
General Manager, Outside Plant Construction, CDTI
Principal, Add B Anderson School
Cornelius Brown | Abe Diallo | Jason Duckworth | Eugenie Flaherty, Ph.D. | Walter Greason, Ph.D.
Sarita Malakar | Kanchan Rai | Darren Spielman | David Wade | Bill Weeks
Francine Boone | James Degnan, Ph.D. | Kevin Emancipator | Robin Friedman | Matt Greenawalt
Jamal Hill | Marnie Kerr | Priscilla Kinney | Keino Terrell | Laurena Zeller | David Zavitz