We are committed to building relationships and providing opportunities for collaboration, diversity, creativity and trust, where relationships will grow, teamwork will flourish, and solutions will be created in the communities where we live, work and play.
We are committed to an environment characterized by continuous learning, promoting an entrepreneurial spirit and risk-taking as we embark upon continuous improvement and transformational change.
War on Poverty Florida is guided by the following principles:
Executive Board of Directors
Carlton Jones, Chairman of the Board
Marco Turner, Treasurer
Rose Walton, Secretary
Karen Landry, ex-officio
Irvin Pedro Cohen, Advisory
Karen Landry – Executive Director
Riyan Jackson— Project Manager, Financial Educator
Bola Olayinka, MPH - Program Coordinator, Policy Analyst
Karen Moore - Program Manager, Miami
Jewel Flornoy - Parent Organizer, BOLD Project
Cameron Triggs - Community Organizer, Jacksonville