Chris is a Certified Project Management Professional with 13 years of experience serving as an influential liaison and project integrator for a US Government ERP implementation. Chris is a Lean Six Sigma Green Belt and he has maintained a Department of Defense and U.S. Government secret security clearance for more than 10 years. His core competencies include management of requirements, design, development, testing, and training for deploying and sustaining an SAP solution. He has a knack for analyzing qualitative and quantitative data which he interprets and uses to develop strategic communications for his clients. Chris is a University of Maryland graduate and his beginnings were in a management training program at Cintas Corporation. Chris has supported the KB Power Mentoring Camp and coaching of various local youth sports organizations.
Natasha is an accounting professional with an extensive background in Public Accounting. She managed an annual portfolio of 15-20 nonprofit, union and special purpose audit engagements for more than 10 years before starting her own firm, making the career shift from manager to owner. Natasha is a proud woman entrepreneur who provides finance consulting and management support to nonprofit organizations and small businesses across the Mid-Atlantic region. Natasha has a wealth of training and education, including a double major undergraduate degree, a master’s degree and a fraud examiner certification. She is a member of several women empowerment and professional organizations, where she conducts seminars and mentors business owners on good accounting practices and business ethics. She also has a local church home and an outreach community in Abington, Pennsylvania that she gives her time and support whenever possible.
Nicoles has 12 years of sales, account management, and leadership experience in non-profit and corporate relations. As a District Business Manager, she worked to bring medical breakthroughs to hospital systems across the state of PA as a leader within Pfizer’s cardiovascular division. Nicole’s joy for developing others led her to pursue a certification as a professional life coach through the Institute of Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC) in 2021. Since then, she has helped dozens of clients redefine fulfillment in their careers, aligning to a path that works for them and not against them. She is excited to serve on this board and love’s her husband’s, Kirk Berry’s devotion to supporting youth in their community. She is also passionate about providing their own children with the opportunity and experiences that countless others have given her along her personal and professional journey. The arrival of their first son makes this goal feel even more substantial. She’s ready to work with this talented group of advisors to bring the best experience to kids all across Norristown and ultimately nationwide.
Jack of all trades, mastering one at a time, Courtney J. Clark of Elkton, MD keeps her hands busy in her community, as well as business. Owner of Court’s Citchen and C. Lark Productions, LLC., Courtney exercises her creative baking and decorating abilities as well as her musical talents to encourage others. In the community, she started Velocity Xpress Track Club for youth ages 5-18, which has been in operation since 2017 and is a board member of Friends of Cecil County Parks and Recreation. Courtney is an advocate for building up youth, and helping them to navigate their young years while teaching business at Elkton High School.
Justin Kaplan is an Acquisitions and Development Associate with Odin Properties. In his current role he is responsible for sourcing and underwriting new deals, securing financing, and overseeing due diligence. His responsibilities extend to managing the entitlement process for new developments as well as oversight of construction budgets. Prior to joining Odin, Justin was a licensed real estate professional with MPN Realty, a Philadelphia based commercial real estate brokerage. There he was involved with over $100,000,000 of transactions. Justin spent 2 years living abroad after earning a degree in Business Administration and Industrial Organizational Psychology from California University of PA. He is also an active member and officer, Treasurer, of NAIOP Greater Philadelphia, a commercial real estate association.
Percy Lee Jones III for 11 years has served as President, Vice President, and football coach of the Norristown Youth Eagles and Norristown Bandits. As president, the Norristown youth eagles mission is to offer young athletes with a direct connection and support a positive relationship with their high school sports program, players, and coaches. As a former student athlete himself, he understands how pivotal these connections are for a young man. Mr. Jones works within the city of Norristown specifically focusing on youth between the ages of 13-21 to lower gang violence. Mr. Jones also partners within the Norristown community focusing on bringing change that helps today’s youth. He coordinates and attends social/recreational activities for the target youth which makes being a part of Mr. Berry’s KB Foundation board align with helping young men ages 11-13.