Board of Directors Member Profiles

Catrina Murphy

President Emeritus

Catrina Murphy is a Certified Public Accountant with over 15 years’ experience in financial management, program management and accounting. Ms. Murphy has worked both within the federal government and the private sector. Her key areas of focus over those years have been with auditing, financial reporting, improvement of financial operations, and implementation of financial systems. Ms. Murphy is currently a Department of Defense Program Manager overseeing a funds distribution system. Her responsibilities include the management of the program staff, budget, schedule, and system performance. Ms. Murphy holds a Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act, Program Management Level III certification from the Defense Acquisition University.

Ms. Murphy earned both her Bachelor of Business Administration and a Master of Business Administration from the College of William and Mary. She strongly believes in the value of education. Through her volunteer work and community involvement, she strives to help encourage youths and to help enhance their learning environments. Ms. Murphy is from Troy, VA but currently resides in Bowie, MD where she has lived for 12 years. She and her husband, Joe, are the proud parents of two fun and exciting boys, Joe Jr. and Joshua.

Levonia Wiggins

Vice-chair

Levonia Wiggins is a Mortgage Banker at SunTrust Mortgage, Inc., serving the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. He is a graduate of Tuskegee University (BS) and George Washington University (MBA). Levonia has over 20 years of direct sales and business development experience in various industries – commercial building systems, wireless communications, and consumer financial services. He has posted successful sales performance while exceeding company, team, and individual goals. In his current role he enjoys, and is passionate about, helping his clients reach their financial goals through homeownership.
Levonia resides in Bowie, MD with his wife, Portia, and sons Miles and David. Levonia is a Life Member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. and a member of the First Baptist Church of Glenarden. Outside of time with family and work, he enjoys social and networking events in the DMV and working on real estate development projects with colleagues.

Ebonnie Clark

Secretary

Ebonnie is an educator by profession with over 20 years of experience within the field. She is a licensed teacher having worked as a general educator and special educator for students with varying abilities and disabilities. providing academics, social skills and structure to students in K-8 th grades. Additionally, she has experiences as a mentor teacher, special education coordinator, as well as owned and operated a tutoring business. She has earned degrees from Howard University, Trinity University and George Washington University in Washington, DC.

 

 

 

Aneisha Ceesay

Parent Engagement Lead

Aneisha Ceesay is an Immigration Lead HR Coordinator for an IT Staffing company.  Mrs.Ceesay works with Fortune 500 companies as well as small local companies on coordinating top talent for temporary to permanent positions.  Her key areas of focus are H1-B and Green card processing, benefits administration, and on boarding new divisions.
Mrs. Ceesay is a continuing education student at University of Maryland studying Human Resources Management and is currently certifying her SHRM certification. As a single mother of two daughters, she believes that being a constant presence in education will nurture and grow successful scholars.  Mrs.Ceesay currently sits as the PTO president of Heather Hills Elementary School in Bowie, MD and is a current member of the Mocha Moms - Southern Prince George's County Chapter.  She believes that the uniting of parents through engagement and support can also help produce a successful school.
Mrs.Ceesay is from Laurel, MD but resides in Upper Marlboro, MD where she has lived for the past ten years.  She is the proud single parent of two lovely girls, Nahla and Zairah.