At ProAct, we have a diverse and innovative team that share a similar passion and dedication towards the youth we serve. From our leadership to our board and each person involved, our goal is to provide an exceptional experience that will have a lasting impact that extends far beyond the service projects and workshops we initiate. Keep reading to learn more about our team.

Meet Our Team

Derrin Slack


Founder & CEO

Mya Daelynn


Community Impact Concierge Coordinator

Melissa Churchwell


Community Impact Concierge

Kamryn Schmidt


Community Impact Concierge

Liesel Schmitz


Executive Assistant & Podcast Coordinator

Yassmin Fashir


Community Impact Concierge

Join Our Team!

Are you passionate about our community? Are you dedicated to making a difference? Join us as we empower youth and build Proactive Communities.

Board of Directors

Pitt Thompson (Chair)
Senior Consultant, Capital City Resources

Audrey Ballard (Vice Chair)
Eli Lilly and Company

Robert (Bob) Millard (Treasurer)
CFO, T2 Systems

Jenny Banner (Secretary)
Principal, Bright Corner Group

Elizabeth Vincent
CEO, EVSO Consulting

Alaric Aloor
CEO & CTO, Archon Security

Casey Mackert
Director of Performance Excellence, Six Disciplines Consulting Services

Robert (Bob) Kort
President, Kort Builders

Mary Ann Sullivan
Former IPS Board Member

Meg Liffick
CEO, SmallBox

Advisors to our Founder & CEO

Wallace McLaughlin, PhD
CEO, Fathers and Families Center

Milt Thompson
Attorney, BleekeDillonCrandall Attorneys

Jeb Banner
CEO, Boardable

Jay Height
Shepherd Community Center

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