THOSE UPHOLDING THE DREAM, OUR VERY OWN SOCIAL JUSTICE LEAGUE

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Meet Teen HYPE’s social justice league led by our fearless co-founders, Ambra Redrick and Franky Hudson, and the team of superheroes who use their powers to support young people.

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Ambra Redrick

UNSTOPPABLE MOMENTUM
AKA MS. RED
AMBRA REDRICK

CEO & Co-Founder

Ambra Redrick has the keen ability to plow through anyone or anything that stands in the way of serving youth. Not only does she guide the development ...
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JOY BOST

PRINCESS OF POSITIVITY
JOY BOST

Interim Manager of in school initiatives

Time and time again, when faced with challenging projects, our "Princess of Positivity", Joy Bost manages to save the day!
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Myriha Shephard-
Burton

WONDER WOMAN
MYRIHA BURTON

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

As strong as the Greek Gods themselves, she receives her powers to pulverize adverse health habits from her many years of experience in health education and performance arts.

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Matthew Goeman

ICEMAN
matthew goeman

HEALTH EDUCATOR

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MATTHEW MURRAY

HEALTH EDUCATOR
MATTHEW MURRAY

HEALTH EDUCATOR

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Bailee Collins

YOUTH LEADER
BAILEE COLLINS

YOUTH LEADER

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BOARD members

Our board is comprised of youth, community members, entrepreneurs, and professionals from the public, education, healthcare, and business sectors. They are youth champions who believe in youth voice, power, and potential and work in partnership with current and alumni Peer Educators to govern the organization.

ADVISORY BOARD

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Janice Cosby Adams

Ascension Health of Michigan

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Marc Bland

IHS Automotive Technology

teenhype board member rodney cole

Rodney Cole

DTE Energy

Joni M. Thrower

Jamjomar DBA McDonald’s

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

teenhype board Jena Baker Calloway

Jena Baker Calloway

Secretary, Michigan State University

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Ambra Redrick

CEO, Teen Hype

teenhype board Olushola Samuel

Olushola Samuel

Chair, Michigan Medicine

teenhype board Sherisse Butler

Sherisse Butler

Vice Chair, Detroit Public Schools Community District

teenhype board Jade Burns

Jade Burns

Board Member, University of Michigan

Jade Gibbs

Board Member, Youth Member

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Spencer Hughes

Board Member, Rockbridge Growth Equity, LLC

Scott Kowalski

Treasurer, PNC

Board Member Wayne County Sheriff's Office

Soumaya Harb

Board engagement officer , Wayne County Sheriff's Office

Muddasar Tawakkul

Board Member, Ford Direct

Beth Pacifico Attorney/Sole Practitioner

Beth Pacifico

Board Member, Attorney/Sole Practitioner

Ebony Brown-Stone, DBA

Board Member, Rocket Mortgage

Melynda Watkins

Board Member, Detroit Athletic Club

Nutrena Tate, PhD RN

Board Member, University of Detroit

james thornton Lorient Capital

James Thornton

Board Member, Lorient Capital

tisha tyson board member City of Detroit

Tisha Tyson

Board Member, City of Detroit

Danielle Chaney

Board Member, Volunteers of America- Michigan

Jessica Brown

Board Member, Community Development Advocates of Detroit

Alexis Smith-Scott, Esq

Board Member, Bodman PLC

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Orlando Bailey

Board Member, Bridge Detroit

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Mallory Childs

Board Member, Youth Member

Evan Franklin

Board Member, Youth member

Cydni Brown

Board Member, Youth Member

Emeritus Board members

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Amy Peterson

Emeritus, Michigan Dept. of Community Health

Angela Whitaker-Payton, Esq

Treasurer, Attorney/Sole Practitioner

Asandi Conner

Emeritus-External Chair, Wayne State University