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Founding Board of Directors

These professionals believe in the mission of Harris Pratt Pearls Who Prosper USA as the Sponsor/Developer of the PWP Career Club. Each member of the board of directors invests around 5 hours a month focused on reviewing the results of prototype tests being performed by the Prototype Development Team. Each month members recommend policy changes and enhancements designed to launch the career club with the resources needed to grow and develop.   

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12-Month Term
Each director is elected for a 1-year term. No director is paid for serving as a director. Any director may be elected by the board to serve as an officer. Each officer receives  compensation for services rendered.
Industry Reps 
Any director may be selected to represent one of the 20 Industries targeted by PWP for he selection of mentors by club members in each of the four membership divisions. This may include appointment as chair of a standing committee. 
Monthly Meetings
The board schedules one regular meeting each month via tele-conference to receive and approve reports from the Prototype Development Team, and from standing committee chairs.    

Founder and Interim President
Jim Harris,
Retired Small Business Consultant, Commercial Bank President, Financial Executive, Program Developer, College Administrator, Founder Pearls Who Prosper
MBA, Cornell University, Corporation Finance
Interested in youth development, college readiness, entrepreneurship, access to capital, business development systems, poverty alleviation, social impact.
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Chair, Education Industry Committee
Savahn Jordan
, Certified Teaching Professional, Youth Advisor, Coach, Member, 100 Black Men, Magna Cum Laude Bachelor of Science, Social Science, Alpha Kappa Mu, Rust College Outstanding Teacher Education Intern (2017-18)
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Chair, Agriculture Industry Committee
Ellis Bell
, Arkansas Century Farmer, St. Louis Independent Multi-Lines Insurance Broker, 25 Years (Retired), Pilot,
Founder, Bell Community Services 501(c)(3) youth development and career readiness, USDA conservation programs grants recipient, Monsanto Fund Grow Farmers Award Recipient.

Chair, Business and Franchising Committee 
Marcellus Jackson
Economic Development Center Director, Clark Atlanta University, Entrepreneurial Training Program Consultant, Director Workforce Development, Baltimore City Community College, Franchise Development Consultant, Curator Afro-Centric Stained Glass Archive, Baltimore, MD, JD, Law, University of Maryland School of Law