Board of Directors

Jason D. Morgan - Board President


Jason Morgan has ten years of professional experience with several organizations working in various Information Technology roles and is currently a Technical Communications Consultant for Fiserv.  Jason has worked as a Software and Systems Consultant for Mettler-Toledo International Consultative Systems and Services group within the industrial business unit.  Jason holds an Associates of Applied Science in Electronics and a Bachelors Degree in technical Management from Devry University.  He will graduate soon with a Masters of Information Systems Management from Keller Graduate School.  Jason is a personal mentor and volunteers for various United Way campaigns and is a graduate of the United Way of Central Ohio (UWCO) Project Diversity (PD) leadership program.  

Dr. Paul L. Tiggs II - Treasurer


Paul has over twenty years of experience working in the mental health field.  Paul earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Capital University in Columbus, Ohio. Paul continued his educational endeavors by completing his Master of Arts in clinical psychology from Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona.  While obtaining his M.A., Paul worked with "at-risk" children and their parents.  This provided Paul with a deeper understanding of the challenges of professionally working with youth and their families. Paul also obtained his Doctorate of Psychology from Capella University with a specialization in clinical psychology.  While earning his Doctorate Degree, Paul completed his pre-doctoral internship conducting Multi-Systemic Therapy (MST) at Pennsylvania Counseling Services.  Working with a diverse population of at risk adolescence, their family, and therapeutically engaging available community resources provided Paul invaluable experience and a greater appreciation and drive to help this population. 

JD Johnson - Secretary



JD, having worked with children and adolescents within a theater workshop and community recreation setting for the past 24 years, realized it was obvious that the culture and development of our children and young adults needed to be addressed. JD's education in marketing and as a professional photojournalist, play a key role in his approach regards to finding the optimum way to teach youth and nourish their young minds with information and images that will foster a generation of dynamic contributors to society who fully understand their potential. In addition to his experience living abroad for several years, JD has been on the board of directors for the LifeSmart Education since its inception in 2010 and has made many solid and viable contributions to the organization. At present, JD is continuing his education to obtain his bachelor’s degree in computer science.

Alecia Onyeulo - Member


Alecia Onyeulo is a multi-talented business professional and does not limit herself to one job title.  Before the age of 30, she has been self-employed in childcare, personal assisting, and marketing.  Her skills include sales, marketing, customer retention, account management, job coaching, and mentoring.  Alecia studied Business Management at Stark State College and Columbus State Community College.  Alecia has also educated herself by through professional development seminars and over 15 years  of professional work experience.  Alecia is a Nigerian American, born and raised in Ohio.  Alecia has an international perspective combined with a spirit of local unity.  Alecia's favorite topics are self awareness, self love, and community prosperity when she mentors children. 

Grace Hunter - Member

Grace Hunter serves in the office of Mayor Andrew J. Ginther on the marketing and communications team. As Marketing & Public Relations Specialist, she handles marketing and branding projects for the Mayor and various department initiatives. Grace has a keen ability to create communications plans, manage media campaigns and execute special events to ensure that the City of Columbus is represented well.