Meet Our Administrative Team

Brannon Jones
Executive Director

Brannon Jones attended Albany State University where he received his Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice, was a very active member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., and a member of the 4-Year SIAC Championship Albany State Golden Rams Football Team. Upon graduation, his former principal allowed him to teach for a year. This is where Brannon fell in love with the process of education. He started his Master’s Degree in Public Administration, concentrating in Adult Education and a new career in higher education on the same day. He was on a quest to gain as much experience as he could. Professionally, Brannon has experience in college admissions, recruitment, student services, retention and Title IX. Brannon is a charter member of the Newnan-Fairburn Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. He is also the proud author of College Readiness 101: A Workbook For The College-Bound Student.

 India Cabrera
Asst. Executive Director

India Cabrera is an Atlanta transplant via the Bronx, NY. She received a full-tuition scholarship through the Posse Foundation to attend Lafayette College in Pennsylvania, where she received her Bachelors degree in English and Art History. Upon graduation she began her career as a student advocate, employment coordinator, and sex education facilitator at the Harlem Children's Zone. She is very creative and spends a lot of her free time painting and completing interior design projects. She is currently seeing the world one flight at a time as a Flight Attendant with Delta Airlines. 



Charles Howard
Internship Coordinator

​Charles Howard received his Bachelors in Business Administration from Methodist College in Fayetteville, NC, where he also played collegiate football. Soon after graduating, Charles started his career as a HR Generalist. Charles furthered his education with a Masters in Human Resource Management and a Masters in Management from Troy University. He quickly gained enough experience to take a position with multiple state agencies. Currently, Charles is the Assistant Director of Career Services at Clayton State University.



Board of Directors

Andrea Powers
Board Chair
Dhakiyya Lewis
Program Manager
Jacquetta Lindsey
Keith Green
​Grants Manager
Clayton State University
Tony Gray
​Community Liaison
Jonette Fair
Data Coordinator
Maceo Henderson
​Marketing & Development