City of Promise Board of Directors


Andy Block, J.D.

Former Director, Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice


Jessica Carter

Founder and Executive Director, HER Sports


Molly Dunnington

Chief Compliance Officer, Quantitative Investment Management, LLC


Takiyah Jones, Secretary

PCA, Just a Little Help


Rosia Parker

Community Activist

Westhaven Resident


Leah Puryear, Vice President

Director, Upward Bound, University of Virginia


Bill Shenkir, PhD, CPA, President

William Stamps Farish Professor Emeritus

Former Dean 1977-92, UVA McIntire School of Commerce


Art Thorn, Treasurer

CPA, Hostettler Stott CPA

Brian Williams

Associate Professor of Public Policy

UVA Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy