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Advisory Board

Debra Veatch, Quest Co-Founder; Educator, retired


Suzanne Sebert, Ph.D., Quest Co-Founder; Non-profit and government administrator, retired

Mike Alsup, Information Systems Administrator, Kiku Obata


James Butler, Esq., Vice President / General Counsel, Harrah’s, retired; Team Development Specialist, AFS-USA, retired; active with The St. Louis Black Rep, Pianos for People, and Black Funders St. Louis

Pamela Coaxum, Executive Director, Greater East St. Louis Community Fund

Bill DeRoze, Director of Travel and Event Management, Edward Jones; former executive, Maritz Travel Company

Al Geismar, Owner AMG Marketing Services LLC., present; previous executive roles -- Maritz Travel Company, American Express Incentive Services, Enterprise Holdings, Inc.

Kent Hirschfelder, Director of Restaurants, Kaplan Real Estate, retired; former owner, multi-unit restaurant; Past Chair of Holocaust Museum & Learning Center; active with International Institute, Mosaic Project, Anti-Defamation League

William Neubert, Vice President of Business Development, Accu Glass; twelve-year volunteer with AFS

Harriet Opoku, Materials, Process and Physics Engineer, Boeing

Kate Shoemaker, M.D., Internal Medicine Physician, VA Healthcare System of Saint Louis

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